BAYARD T. HORTON, M.D., F.A.C.P.; GEORGE E. BROWN, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Thrombo-angiitis obliterans usually occurs among men between the ages of twenty-five and fifty years. In a recent study of 150 proved cases by Brown and Allen the youngest patient was aged seventeen years and the oldest sixty-four; only two in the series were more than sixty years. Four other patients have since been observed at the clinic: a woman aged sixty years2; a man aged sixty-three years with involvement of the left hand and both lower extremities; a man, aged sixty-five years, who gave a typical history of intermittent claudication in the arches and muscles of the calf for a
HORTON BT, BROWN GE. Thrombo-Angiitis Obliterans Among Persons Past Middle Age12. Ann Intern Med. ;5:613–624. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-5-5-613
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1931;5(5):613-624.
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