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A test of the black tongue-preventive action in the dog of canned salmon showed that it had a decided preventive action, resulting in full protection against this condition. In view of the abundant evidence that canine black tongue is the analogue of human pellagra, a comparable study of the value of canned salmon in pellagra was organized at the Georgia State Sanitarium, in Milledgeville, in 1927. The results of this study are reported here. Canned Alaska chum salmon was used. The entire contents of the can, including bone, skin and liquid portion, were thoroughly mixed and incorporated in the cooked
A Study of the Pellagra-Preventive Action of Canned Salmon.. Ann Intern Med. 1930;3:727. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-3-7-727_1
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