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Observations were made of the effect of ash of liver on blood regeneration in 3 cases of typical pernicious anemia. In two cases the administration of ash of liver resulted in the appearance of some of the preliminary phenomena of a remission, in particular an increase in the percentage of reticulocytes. In neither case did a true remission occur until Minot's liver extract 343 was given. The third patient with pernicious anemia received the soluble salts of the liver ash for a period of a week. There was no evidence of any activity of the bone-marrow observed, either in the
Effect of Ash of Liver on Blood Regeneration in Pernicious Anemia.. Ann Intern Med. ;2:230. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-2-2-230_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1928;2(2):230.
Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Hematology/Oncology, Liver Disease, Red Cell Disorders.
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