EDGAR JONES, M.D., F.A.C.P.; CLIFFORD C. TILLMAN, M.D.; WILLIAM J. DARBY, M.D.
In the fall of 1945 and winter of 1946 liver extract was discontinued on 12 patients with pernicious anemia who were attending the out-patient department of Vanderbilt University Hospital. There were seven males and five females in the group. Two of the men were Negroes. None had evidence of neurological disease. All of these patients were regarded as being adequately treated. The total amount of liver extract which had been injected during the year prior to withdrawal of treatment varied from 420 to 1020 units and had been given at intervals of three to four weeks in the majority of
JONES E, TILLMAN CC, DARBY WJ. OBSERVATIONS ON RELAPSES IN PERNICIOUS ANEMIA1. Ann Intern Med. 1949;30:374–380. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-30-2-374
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1949;30(2):374-380.
Hematology/Oncology, Red Cell Disorders.
Copyright © 2018 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use