0

The full content of Annals is available to subscribers

Subscribe/Learn More  >
Abstracts |

A Clinical Study of Buerger's Disease in Israel.

Richard M. Goodman, M.D.; Beatrice Elian, M.D.; Mark Mozes, M.D.; and Victor Deutsch, M.D.
Ann Intern Med. 1965;62(5):1069. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-62-5-1069_2
Text Size: A A A
This excerpt has been provided in the absence of an abstract.

In view of the long held association of Buerger's disease in Jews and the recent controversy concerning this disease and arteriosclerosis obliterans (ASO), a clinical investigation of Buerger's disease in Israel was undertaken: (1) to define further by clinical and laboratory means the spectrum of this disorder, (2) to determine its frequency among the various Jewish ethnic groups, and (3) to search for familial aggregation.

Eighty cases meeting our criteria for this diagnosis of Buerger's disease were studied. Eighty percent of the 79 Jewish cases occurred in the Ashkenazim group. This predominance of cases in one ethnic group is statistically

...

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

Figures

Tables

References

Letters

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Comments

Submit a Comment
Submit a Comment

Summary for Patients

Clinical Slide Sets

Terms of Use

The In the Clinic® slide sets are owned and copyrighted by the American College of Physicians (ACP). All text, graphics, trademarks, and other intellectual property incorporated into the slide sets remain the sole and exclusive property of the ACP. The slide sets may be used only by the person who downloads or purchases them and only for the purpose of presenting them during not-for-profit educational activities. Users may incorporate the entire slide set or selected individual slides into their own teaching presentations but may not alter the content of the slides in any way or remove the ACP copyright notice. Users may make print copies for use as hand-outs for the audience the user is personally addressing but may not otherwise reproduce or distribute the slides by any means or media, including but not limited to sending them as e-mail attachments, posting them on Internet or Intranet sites, publishing them in meeting proceedings, or making them available for sale or distribution in any unauthorized form, without the express written permission of the ACP. Unauthorized use of the In the Clinic slide sets will constitute copyright infringement.

Toolkit

Buy Now

to gain full access to the content and tools.

Want to Subscribe?

Learn more about subscription options

Advertisement
Related Articles
Topic Collections
PubMed Articles
Thromboangiitis obliterans: an old disease in need of a new look. Int J Cardiol 2000;75 Suppl 1():S167-70; discussion S171-3.
Epidemiology of TAO--correction of an error. Atherosclerosis 2010;211(1):24.

Buy Now

to gain full access to the content and tools.

Want to Subscribe?

Learn more about subscription options

Forgot your password?
Enter your username and email address. We'll send you a reminder to the email address on record.
(Required)
(Required)