MAX H. WEINBERG, F.A.C.P., M.D.
Myatonia congenita has attracted a great deal of attention, in spite of its comparative rarity, ever since the condition was first described by Oppenheim in 1900. In 1917 Reuben1 could gather from the literature only 130 cases and reported on six of his own, the highest number reported by one observer. The majority of the reports deal with but one or two cases. Most of the reports are concerned only with description of the disease and the central point of the discussion is, usually, whether it is a separate entity or merely another manifestation of the Werdnig-Hoffman type of infantile
WEINBERG MH. CASE OF MYATONIA CONGENITA TREATED SUCCESSFULLY WITH ADRENAL CORTEX (ESCHATIN)1. Ann Intern Med. 1939;12:1382–1385. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-12-8-1382
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1939;12(8):1382-1385.
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