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Karl Vajda of Budapest has an article on "Versicherungsmedizinsche Beziehungen der Syphilis" in the number of the Klinische Wochenschrift for January 29, 1929, that deserves careful reading and thoughful attention from every internist who is in any capacity concerned with life insurance examinations. Syphilis has always been one of the most disputed problems of insurance medicine, for two reasons, one, because of the fact that the applicant for insurance, having passed through the active stages of his syphilis, does not mention it to the examiner, and two, because it is extremely difficult, often impossible in most cases to make a
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SYPHILIS AND LIFE INSURANCE. Ann Intern Med. 1929;2:968–971. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-2-9-968
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1929;2(9):968-971.
Infectious Disease, Sexually Transmitted Infections.
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