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This monograph is based upon twenty-five years of laboratory and clinical research, and embodies and amplifies the material presented in the Charles Sumner Bacon Lectures, at the University of Illinois School of Medicine, 1928. It presents a review of our present knowledge concerning the female sex hormone, and assembles into a comprehensive whole the many fragmentary, yet more or less complementary, reports which have accumulated. The study of the female sex hormone, which is a growth substance, that has gradually become more and more specialized, until it has developed into the main factor causing "feminineness" in all dimorphous species, has
The Female Sex Hormone. Part I. Biology, Pharmacology and Chemistry; Part II: Clinical Investigations Based on the Female Sex Hormone Blood Test.. Ann Intern Med. 1929;3:630. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-3-6-630_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1929;3(6):630.
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