paperback. 1 lithographic plate. 16 pages (pp. 196-211) IN: Virchow's Archiv fur Pathologische Anatomie und Physiologie. Volume 65, No. 2. Slim 8vo, original green printed wrappers. Berlin, 1875. First edition. Whole number offered entire. very good.
Loesch discovered Entamoeba histolytica as the infective agent in amoebic dysentery. Before this time distinctions among the various forms of dysentery had been made on purely clinical grounds. GM 5184.