Author

John Bostock

Date

January 1819

Document Type

Article

Journal Volume

Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, 1819, v.10, pp. 161-5

Description

Bostocks classical description of the catarrhus aestivus, hay fever, is also referred to as Bostocks catarrh. It begins the modern era in the clinical recognition of hay fever. The case he described was in fact himself. He was physician to Guys Hospital, London.

Identifier

Morton no.: 2582

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