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The text of this little book was prepared as an address on the research subject "The Anatomical Structure of Tubercle from Histogenesis to Cavity", which was delivered at the Fifth Conference of the International Union against Tuberculosis, Washington, D. C, on October 1, 1926. The author uses "tubercle" in the sense of all anatomical responses to tubercle bacilli, nodular or non-nodular. He traces the development of characteristic forms throughout their evolution and attempts to answer why is tubercle the bodily response to tubercle bacilli, how does tubercle behave toward tubercle bacilli, and how does it behave toward the body? He
The Evolution of the Tubercle.. Ann Intern Med. 1927;1:266–267. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-1-4-266
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1927;1(4):266-267.
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