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THE THERAPEUTIC ACTIVE PRINCIPLE OF MAGGOTS: With a Description of its Clinical Application in 567 Cases.

The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery: July 1936
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In the treatment of chronic osteomyelitis, compound fractures, chronic leg ulcers, and similar pyogenic infections, maggot therapy-consisting of living maggots, maggot extract, or the combination of these-has proved 38 per cent. more effective than other forms of treatment.

(C) 1936 All Rights Reserved.The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.

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