Publisher Information: Halle: Carl Marhold, 1909.
Magnus-Levy, Adolf (1865-1955). Das Koma diabeticum und seine Behandlung. 54, [10, adverts.]pp. Halle: Carl Marhold, 1909. 233 x 151 mm. (unopened). Without wrappers. Light spotting but very good.
First Edition. Magnus-Levy pioneered the study of human metabolism and its relation to such diseases as diabetes, goiter and multiple myeloma. He proved that diabetic coma is caused by the accumulation of ketone bodies in the blood, which raises blood acidity. Garrison-Morton.com 3963.Book Id: 44320