HENRY J. BAKST, M.D.; JOHN A. FOLEY, M.D.; MARION E. LAMB
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Since the report of two cases of gonococcal septicemia by Hewes1 in 1894. the publishing of sporadic cases has increased that number to about 150. Only 37 of this number, however, have had as fortunate an outcome as the two cases described by Hewes. We have recently had the opportunity of observing a case of gonococcal septicemia complicated by the presence of erythema nodosum. The fact that this patient was still entirely well when seen 14 months after his discharge from the hospital is, we believe, a source of added interest.
A 42 year old colored porter was
BAKST HJ, FOLEY JA, LAMB ME. GONORRHEAL SEPTICEMIA AND ERYTHEMA NODOSUM*. Ann Intern Med. 1935;9:790–797. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-9-6-790
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1935;9(6):790-797.
Emergency Medicine, Multi-Organ Failure and Sepsis, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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