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Penicillin and venereal disease

Other Title(s):
Penicillin in medicine and surgery (Motion picture)
Author(s):
Heller, John R. (John Roderick), 1905-
United States. Public Health Service.
Publication Date:
1947
Publisher:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1947]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
009 min.
Sound
Color
Subject(s):
Penicillins -- therapeutic use
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- drug therapy
Instructional Films and Videos
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
NLMUID: 8500786A (See catalog record)
Permanent Link:
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/8500786A
Description:
This film shows several cases of venereal disease, discusses symptoms, and explains how penicillin is effective in curing the disease. Scenes include: patients with lesions on tongue, back, lip, and penis; patients with loss of hair; ocular atrophy; paralysis; Chopart's joint and x-ray of same; spinal fluid test; graphic test readings; shots of penis lesions before and after penicillin treatment; and gonococcus organisms before and after treatment with penicillin.
Credits: J.R. Heller, Jr.
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from USPHS.
NLM Permanence Rating: Permanent: Stable content
Other Title(s):
Penicillin in medicine and surgery (Motion picture)
Author(s):
Heller, John R. (John Roderick), 1905-
United States. Public Health Service.
Publication Date:
1947
Publisher:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1947]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
009 min.
Sound
Color
Subject(s):
Penicillins -- therapeutic use
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- drug therapy
Instructional Films and Videos
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
See catalog record: 8500786A
Permanent Link:
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/8500786A
Description:
This film shows several cases of venereal disease, discusses symptoms, and explains how penicillin is effective in curing the disease. Scenes include: patients with lesions on tongue, back, lip, and penis; patients with loss of hair; ocular atrophy; paralysis; Chopart's joint and x-ray of same; spinal fluid test; graphic test readings; shots of penis lesions before and after penicillin treatment; and gonococcus organisms before and after treatment with penicillin.
Credits: J.R. Heller, Jr.
Received: (date unknown) as a donation from USPHS.
NLM Permanence Rating: Permanent: Stable content