E. PERRY MCCULLAGH, M.D., F.A.C.P.; E. J. RYAN, M.D.
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The patient was a Jewish woman, 48 years of age. Her symptoms appeared in 1905 when she was 29 and in her second pregnancy. At that time, she had the first of a long series of attacks which were characterized primarily by weakness of the muscles of the extremities of such severity that she was unable to walk or to raise her hands or arms. These attacks, varying in severity but essentially similar in character, continued to occur in this form at irregular intervals of one to six months until six months before she came under our observation
MCCULLAGH EP, RYAN EJ. RENAL INSUFFICIENCY WITH TETANY IN AN ADULT; REPORT OF A CASE1. Ann Intern Med. 1939;13:351–357. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-13-2-351
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1939;13(2):351-357.
Endocrine and Metabolism, Fluid and Electrolyte Disorders, Nephrology.
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