HUGH STALKER, M.D.
Herrick and Nuzum1 in 1918, were the first to describe cases of pernicious anemia with symptoms of angina pectoris. They found four such in a group of 200 cases of primary anemias. Three of these patients died, one of anginal seizure. On none was a necropsy obtained. In 1927 Herrick2 added two cases to his original group. He further stated that a very careful search of current literature during the previous nine years bore him out as to the relative infrequency of this syndrome.
Hunter,3 Evans,4 Sturgis,5 Levine,6 Conners,7 Elliott,8 Beach,9 Smith,10 Donald,11 and Colvin12 each told of but a
STALKER H. ANGINA PECTORIS AND PERNICIOUS ANEMIA (OLD TERMINOLOGY), A RÉSUMÉ OF THE LITERATURE, WITH A CASE REPORT1. Ann Intern Med. ;10:1172–1180. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-10-8-1172
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1937;10(8):1172-1180.
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