RICHARD N. WASHBURN, M.D.; HENDRIK M. ROZENDAAL, M.D.
The occurrence of gastric lesions in association with pernicious anemia has frequently been discussed in the medical literature and the development of gastric carcinoma in the course of the disease has been described. The fact that carcinoma has been observed is not surprising in view of the development of pernicious anemia at an age when malignant disease is common. However, a review of reported cases seems to indicate that the incidence of gastric carcinoma in association with pernicious anemia is higher than would be expected on the basis of coincidence. If the factors involved in the genesis of pernicious anemia
WASHBURN RN, ROZENDAAL HM. GASTRIC LESIONS ASSOCIATED WITH PERNICIOUS ANEMIA1. Ann Intern Med. ;11:2171–2180. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-11-12-2172
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1938;11(12):2171-2180.
Hematology/Oncology, Red Cell Disorders.
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