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The role of the thymus has been a subject of intensive scientific inquiry over recent years. As such, it is inevitable that texts reviewing the subject reflect speculative bias on the part of the author. Allowing for this, however, this monograph must still be described as a personalized treatment of the subject. The authors have attempted to write a "clinically oriented account of the probable functions of the human thymus . . ." Judged in this context, the manuscript is inadequate in all areas other than its treatment of myasthenia gravis, a field in which Dr. Goldstein is a recognized
The Human Thymus.. Ann Intern Med. 1970;73:348. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-73-2-348_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1970;73(2):348.
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