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Open Access Thesis

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Medical Doctor (MD)


In spite of the advances that have taken place in medical and bacteriological research since the turn of the century, surprisingly little is known regarding the actual mechanisms of action of bacterial toxins on systemic homeostasis. The investigations to be reported were made as an attempt to elicit information regarding the effect of staphylococcal toxin on the circulatory system with specific reference to renal function.

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