MARSH MCCALL; JOHN WINTHROP PENNOCK
In these days of chaos it may be stimulating to turn from subjects relating to war to a topic which dates from 1866, when Kussmaul and Maier1 observed their first patient with arteritis. In their classical protocol a description of periarteritis nodosa is given in a patient who had enteritis, nephritis, and neuritis. In 1939 Harris, Lynch, and O'Hare2 reviewed a total of 101 cases of periarteritis nodosa which had been reported in the English literature up to that date. From 1939 to 1942 we observed a group of seven male patients who came to autopsy with necrotizing lesions of
MCCALL M, PENNOCK JW. PERIARTERITIS NODOSA: OUR PRESENT KNOWLEDGE OF THE DISEASE1. Ann Intern Med. 1944;21:628–637. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-21-4-628
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