TITLE

STUDIES OF FUSIFORM BACILLI AND SPIROCHAETES

AUTHOR(S)
DAVIS, D. J.; MOOREHEAD, F. B.
PUB. DATE
March 1923
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Mar1923, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on research into spirochaetes and fusiform bacilli and their appearance in alveolar abscesses. It states that specimens from twenty chronic alveolar abscesses that were gathered under controlled conditions revealed the presence of streptococci and fusiform bacilli. It mentions that pus cells were commonly found, and sixteen of the abscesses also contained spirochaetes. It speculates that apical infections may be a result of the combined activities of the three organisms.
ACCESSION #
36596740

 

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