OLIN J. CAMERON, M.D.
Tuberculosis of the stomach is seldom encountered and practically never diagnosed clinically. Two instances of it are on record at the University of Michigan Hospital. In a series of 2900 consecutive autopsies, one case was encountered. In the routine pathological examination of surgical specimens, another case has recently been found.
Broders of the Mayo Clinic made an exhaustive review and analysis of the literature on the subject in 1917. He reported the single case occurring in their series of 2501 gastric operations. His analysis included 305 published cases, in addition to his own. He divided the cases into four groups
CAMERON OJ. Gastric Tuberculosis With Report of Two Cases1. Ann Intern Med. 1929;2:1265–1276. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-2-12-1265
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1929;2(12):1265-1276.
Infectious Disease, Mycobacterial Infections.
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