MAX EINHORN, M.D.
The older literature on syphilis of the stomach can be found in the papers of LeWald,1 Eusterman,2 and myself.3
A recent paper on syphilis of the stomach by Singer and Meyer4 is of great interest in showing that cases of syphilis of the stomach most probably heal perfectly during life. The authors arrive at this conclusion from the following facts: In a period of six years these eminent surgeons found microscopic evidences of syphilis merely in four surgically resected parts of the stomach. During the same length of time not a single instance of gastric syphilis was encountered by them
EINHORN M. A New Case of Syphilitic Tumor of the Stomach Cured by Antiluetic Treatment. Ann Intern Med. ;3:586–590. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-3-6-586
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1929;3(6):586-590.
Gastric Cancer, Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Hematology/Oncology.
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