BERT E. MULVEY, M.D., F.A.C.P.; LEA A. RIELY, M.D., F.A.C.P.
During the last three years, we of the peripheral vascular department of the University Hospital have had the privilege of studying several members of a very interesting family. Various individuals of this group present signs and symptoms of impaired circulation to the extremities, disturbance of sensation in the lower limbs and feet, and a few members, similar disturbances in the hands. Slow-healing ulcers were present in the feet of some. Structural anomalies and the so-called stigmata of degeneration were present to an astonishing degree in nearly all the subjects examined. A striking familial resemblance was apparent in nearly all particulars,
MULVEY BE, RIELY LA. FAMILIAL SYRINGOMYELIA AND STATUS DYSRAPHICUS(FAMILIAL SYRINGOMYELIA AND STATUS DYSRAPHICUS*). Ann Intern Med. 1942;16:966–994. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-16-5-966
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1942;16(5):966-994.
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