H. MILTON CONNER, M.D., F.A.C.P.; IVAR W. BIRKELAND, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Quincke,1 in 1876, first mentioned the coexistence of carcinoma of the stomach and progressive pernicious anemia. Since that time, various cases in which there was coexistence of the two diseases have been reported.
It has long been difficult to distinguish certain cases of carcinoma of the stomach from pernicious anemia, since weakness, anorexia, gastric symptoms, insidious onset, and anemia are common to both conditions. The not uncommon absence of gastric symptoms and the occasional yellowish pallor in carcinoma, the not very uncommon severe loss of weight in pernicious anemia, and the occasional red bone marrow due to
Learn more about subscription options.
Register Now for a free account.
CONNER HM, BIRKELAND IW. COEXISTENCE OF PERNICIOUS ANEMIA AND LESIONS OF THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT(COEXISTENCE OF PERNICIOUS ANEMIA AND LESIONS OF THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT*I. CARCINOMA OF THE STOMACHConsideration of Twenty Cases: Eleven Reported): I. CARCINOMA OF THE STOMACH: Consideration of Twenty Cases: Eleven Reported. Ann Intern Med. 1933;7:89–104. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-7-1-89
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1933;7(1):89-104.
Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Hematology/Oncology, Red Cell Disorders.
Results provided by:
Copyright © 2017 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use
This PDF is available to Subscribers Only