WILLIAM G. DOWNS JR.
Since the now famous reports of Brown-Sequards on the results of testicular injections and transplants, and the ensuing work of other less well-known and imaginative observers, almost every effect which might be conceived, has been attributed to the glands of internal secretion. Many of these apparent results have seemed to be well-substantiated, while many are quite obviously merely the offspring of the purest flights of imagination. Because of this latter rather awe-inspiring group the more serious students of the field only essay new attacks upon endocrine problems with the greatest diffidence, and consequently many extremely fruitful lines of investigation are
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DOWNS WG. Observations on the Coincidence of Endocrine Dystrophies and Mental Subnormalities(Observations on the Coincidence of Endocrine Dystrophies and Mental Subnormalities*). Ann Intern Med. 1929;2:810–814. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-2-8-810
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