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STRAMBIO, Gaetano

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De pellagra. 3 vols.

Milan: J. B. Bianchi, 17861789.

By 1776, pellagra had attained serious proportions in Italy; Strambio was placed in charge of a hospital for the treatment of pellagrins, and he left an important account of the disease. He and Casal y Julian (No. 3750) first pointed out that pellagra might occur without the cutaneous lesions, till then regarded as characteristic.



Subjects: NUTRITION / DIET › Deficiency Diseases › Pellagra