Small, acid-fest discoid bodies seen in tuberculous sputum.
See also Much' granula, which are not acid fest, under Hans Much, German bacteriologist, 1880-1932.
- C. Spengler:
Über Splittersputa Tuberkulöser.
Wiener medizinische Wochenschrift, 1902, 52: 658.
Zeitschrift für Hygiene, 1905, 49: 541-544.
- G. H. Werner:
Electron-microscopic studies of the cellular morphology of tubercle bacilli.
Fortschritte der Tuberkuloseforschung und -behandlung, 1951, 5: 53-90.
- F. J. Bassermann:
Probleme der Morphologie, Cytochemie und Wuchsform des Tuberkuloseerregers.
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