P. J. FOUTS, M.D., F.A.C.P.; O. M. HELMER, Ph.D.; S. M. CHERNISH, M.D.
The Hematology Research Clinic at the Marion County General Hospital in Indianapolis has been in continuous operation since the days when raw liver was used in the treatment of pernicious anemia. During this time more than 400 patients have been treated with oral and parenteral liver extracts, intrinsic factor preparations, and injectable B12 solutions. Some of the patients who have been followed continuously and are still reporting to the clinic have been on oral therapy for 29 years; others, on intrinsic factor preparations, parenteral liver or B12 solutions for as long as 26 to 27 years.
During the last
FOUTS PJ, HELMER OM, CHERNISH SM. ABSORPTION OF RADIOACTIVE B12 IN PATIENTS WITH PERNICIOUS ANEMIA AFTER LONG-TERM ORAL AND PARENTERAL THERAPY1. Ann Intern Med. ;52:29–43. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-52-1-29
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1960;52(1):29-43.
Hematology/Oncology, Red Cell Disorders.
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