C. P. RHOADS, F.A.C.P.
In the entire field of medicine no disorder gives so much concern to physician and layman alike as do the neoplastic diseases of the lymphoid tissue. Of this group, lymphosarcoma is a particularly serious problem. The comparatively intractable nature of the condition, its rapid progress, and the terrifying nature of the associated symptoms, all justify this concern. Especially grave is its tendency to occur in the young.
Lymphosarcoma not only presents a therapeutic problem. It also provides for the investigator particularly fascinating and useful experimental material. The tendency of the lesions to be superficial, subject to direct observation, and
RHOADS CP. EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL THERAPEUTIC STUDIES ON LYMPHOSARCOMA1. Ann Intern Med. ;29:811–821. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-29-5-811
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1948;29(5):811-821.
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