Hysteria in Dogs


SOME evidence has been collected (from more than fifty cases) indicating a connexion between so-called canine hysteria and vitamin A deficiency coupled with a substance (E-substance) occurring in dog biscuits and other cereals.

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    E. Mellanby, Brit. Med. J., i, p. 679; 1930

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    E. Mellanby, Lihnacre Lecture, Cambridge (1933).

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WALSTON, H. Hysteria in Dogs. Nature 132, 243 (1933). https://doi.org/10.1038/132243b0

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