S. M. GOLDHAMER, M. D.
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The possibility of producing remissions in pernicious anemia under controlled conditions by the use of liver, liver extracts or stomach has opened the way for the careful study of the changes in the blood as the condition improves. The present paper deals with the changes in the eosinophile content of the blood. Minot and Murphy1 noted that after a liver diet the polymorphonuclear eosinophile leucocytes occasionally increased to 20% or more, the rise persisting for many weeks. Whitby2 reported an eosinophilia in four patients treated with raw or cooked liver. He felt that there was a relationship between the reticulocyte
GOLDHAMER SM. Non-Development of Eosinophilia in Pernicious Anemia Patients Treated With Desiccated Stomach1. Ann Intern Med. 1931;4:1105–1107. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-4-9-1105
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1931;4(9):1105-1107.
Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Hematology/Oncology, Red Cell Disorders.
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