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  1. "On Some Morbid Appearances of the Absorbent Glands and the Spleen."

    "On Some Morbid Appearances of the Absorbent Glands and the Spleen."

    In: Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, published by the Medical and Chirurgical Society of London. Vol XVII.
    First printing of one of the most influential papers in the history of oncology, the paper that gained its author eponymous fame, in which he described seven cases with an unusual appearance of the lymph glands and spleen. Sir Samuel Wilks made similar observations more than 30 years later, and recalling Hodgkin's earlier paper, named the disorder Hodgkin's disease. Learn More
    £4,750

    Date of Publication: 1832

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 47037

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