Date

January 1905

Document Type

Article

Journal Volume

British Medical Journal, 1905, v.2, pp. 1280, 1330-1, 1430

Description

Castellani demonstrated in scrapings of yaws tissue a spirochaete, T. pertenue, later found to be the causal organism. He thus finally established it as a distint organism from the syphilis spirochaete. Preliminary note in J. Ceylon. Br. med. Ass., 1905, 2, pt. 1, 54.

Identifier

Morton no.: 5306

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