The Glandular Origin of Contagious Diseases 1


    TEN years ago, on the occasion of a Congress held in this town to discuss the question of the disposal of sewage, I had the honour, at the request of the committee of management, to deliver a lecture on the subject of the poisons of the spreading or communicable diseases. An abstract of the lecture was afterwards printed by the Congress, and for a time it gained a wide circulation.

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    The Glandular Origin of Contagious Diseases 1 . Nature 16, 480–486 (1877).

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