M. B. SHIMKIN, M.D., F.A.C.P.; K. C. OPPERMANN, B.S.; W. L. BOSTICK, M.D.; B. V. A. LOW-BEER, M.D., F.A.C.R.
This report is the fourth of a series1, 2, 3 on the frequency, distribution and mortality of patients with neoplastic diseases of the lymphatic and hemopoietic tissues seen at the University of California Hospital 1914 through 1951. The period under consideration was extended to 1951, in contrast to previous reports which included cases seen through 1948, in order to allow analysis of the recent experience with nitrogen mustard in the management of Hodgkin's disease.
The specific purposes of the present study on Hodgkin's disease are similar to those in previous surveys: (1) to analyze statistics relative to age at onset,
SHIMKIN MB, OPPERMANN KC, BOSTICK WL, LOW-BEER BVA. HODGKIN'S DISEASE: AN ANALYSIS OF FREQUENCY, DISTRIBUTION AND MORTALITY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA HOSPITAL, 1914-195112. Ann Intern Med. ;42:136–153. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-42-1-136
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1955;42(1):136-153.
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