Small (0,5µ broad, 1,5 µ long), gram negative, non-motile, rod-shaped, organism found in pairs, the cause of the chancroid or soft chancre. Belongs to the genus Haemophilus of the family of Brucellacae.
- A. Ducrey:
Il virus dell’ulcera venera.
Gazz internat d sci med, Napoli, 1889, 11: 44.
Experimentelle Untersuchungen über den Ansteckungsstoff des weichen Schankers und über die Bubonen.
Monatshefte für praktische Dermatologie, 1889, 9: 387-405.
- Paul Gerson Unna, in:
Monatshefte für praktische Dermatologie, Hamburg, 1892, 14: 485.
- R. Krefting:
Ueber die für ulcus molle specifische Mikrobe.
Archiv für Dermatologie und Syphilis, Berlin, 1892, 2. Ergänzungsheft, pp. 41-62.
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