J. B. CAREY, M.D., F.A.C.P.; S. LANE AREY, M.D.; E. H. NORRIS, M.D.
The patient reported in 19301 as having the rare combination of myxedema and diabetes died in November 1936 of carcinoma of the bowel. An autopsy was done and the complete report of the case is herewith presented (summarized in table 2).
The number of cases in the literature is not large. Shepardson and Wever9 and Weinstein10 have recently added to the series and in so doing have sufficiently surveyed the literature and the subject in general. One additional case (Castex et al.) has been reported since their article appeared and a summary of the total series is given in table
J. B. CAREY, S. LANE AREY, E. H. NORRIS. MYXEDEMA AND DIABETES MELLITUS: A CASE REPORT WITH AUTOPSY FINDINGS(MYXEDEMA AND DIABETES MELLITUS: A CASE REPORT WITH AUTOPSY FINDINGS*). Ann Intern Med. 1937;11:838–845. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-11-5-838
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1937;11(5):838-845.
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