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Current medical literature reflects unrelenting attempts to correlate peptic ulcer with "this or that" disease entity, or to regard peptic lesions as secondary to some pathologic condition elsewhere in the body. The purpose of this monograph has been the investigation and the analysis of a large autopsy material with a view to studying the frequency and the mutual relations of peptic lesions to other diseases. The author's analysis is based on 11,964 necropsies performed in Rotterdam from 1940 to 1956.
Part one describes the analyzed material and the methods used in the investigation. Part two attempts to correlate peptic lesions
The Acute and Chronic Peptic Lesions of the Stomach and the Duodenum: Their Frequency, Mutual Relation and Correlation with Other Diseases.. Ann Intern Med. 1960;53:622. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-53-3-622_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1960;53(3):622.
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