The Bacillus of Acute Conjunctival Catarrh, or "Pink Eye."
Description: Illus. 11pp. IN: Arch. Ophth., vol. 15, no. 4, pp.441- 451. Thick 8vo, buckram. N.Y., 1886. First Edition. Whole vol. offered entire.
Comments: In 1883 Koch discovered the bacilli of two different forms of infectious conjunctivitis (Egyptian ophthalmia); in 1886 Weeks discovered the same organism to be the cause of "pink eye." The organism has become known as the Koch-Weeks bacillus. GM 5930.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 13010