ROBERT M. HARDAWAY, M.D.; PAUL M. CRAWFORD, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Systemic infections due to Torula histolytica are uncommon, a total of 45 authentic cases having been collected from the literature up to 1934, by Johns and Attaway.1 These authors added one case of their own. Thirty-one cases occurred in the United States. The fact that 36 cases have been reported in the past decade is a probable indication that fewer cases are going unrecognized than formerly. Previous to publication of the monograph of Stoddard and Cutler2 classification of the pathogenic yeasts was based on incomplete data and the medical nomenclature of infections produced by them was in a state of
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HARDAWAY RM, CRAWFORD PM. PULMONARY TORULOSIS: REPORT OF A CASE(PULMONARY TORULOSIS: REPORT OF A CASE*). Ann Intern Med. 1935;9:334–340. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-9-3-334
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