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Whether there are characteristic histopathological changes, or any changes at all for that matter, in the hearts of patients who have shown clinical evidences of cardiac disturbances in association with thyrotoxicosis has been subject to much difference of opinion. The staff of the Department of Pathology has recently conducted a purely objective investigation of this problem, a preliminary report of the results of which is to appear in a forthcoming number of the American Heart Journal. In connection with other lines of investigation which are described in that report, from a total of 43 autopsies of cases of exophthalmic goiter,
CARDIAC HISTOPATHOLOGY IN THYROTOXICOSIS AND ADENOMATOUS GOITER. Ann Intern Med. 1932;6:294–295. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-6-2-294
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1932;6(2):294-295.
Cardiology, Endocrine and Metabolism, Thyroid Disorders.
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