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In spite of the fact that tuberculosis of the lymph glands is growing steadily less common in this country, it still frequently presents a clinical problem to the practitioner. The author has worked for years in the Non-Pulmonary Tuberculosis Clinic of the Massachusetts General Hospital and the clinical aspects of the book are based upon this experience. There is an interesting historical account of scrofula and of the present incidence of glandular tuberculosis in different parts of the world. The author feels that the eradication of tuberculous cattle, the pasteurization of milk, the early extirpation of tonsils and adenoids and
Tuberculosis of the Lymphatic System.. Ann Intern Med. 1938;12:139. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-12-1-139_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1938;12(1):139.
Infectious Disease, Mycobacterial Infections.
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