Full text of "Pathogenic Bacteria"
ACTINOMYCOSIS. 265 cell infiltration with circumscribing granulation-tissue leading to the formation of cicatricial bands. In the form known as " wooden tongue" the disease runs an essentially chronic course, with the production of consid- erable amounts of connective tissue. But few cases recover, the disease terminating by death from exhaustion or from complicating pneumonia or other organic lesions.