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Date1840
AuthorCarter
ContributionReported Streptobacillus monoliformis as cause of rat-bit fever.
ReferenceLee
NotesHenry Vandyke Carter. According to Lee, this event came 47 years after the first report was made by Whitman Wilcox -- but Lee does not cite Wilcox separately. If this was a valid demonstration of bacterial caustaion, it is notable that it was not cited by Garrison or Lechevalier.
CategoryCausation
Pathogen ClassBacteria

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