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LECTURES ON ENDOCRINOLOGY.

LECTURES ON ENDOCRINOLOGY. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This monograph is a reprint of an article published under the title of "Clinical Endocrinology" in 1921. It contains brief chapters on the thymus, pineal glands, the thyroids, the suprarenals, the pituitary, and the gonads. The pancreas and the parathyroid glands are not discussed. The treatment of this subject is clinical and the neurologic aspects of the several alleged endocrine syndromes are stressed. The author accepts, without much critical discussion many of the theories of pluri-glandular syndromes and mutual endocrine interaction. This may be necessary in such a brief paper, but may mislead a reader who accepts the book as a reliable authority. There is little evidence that the pineal body is an endocrine organ, and this applies to the thymus gland also. The author assumes as a demonstrated fact a depression of thyroid activity by gonad hormones. "A good example of such hyperthyroidism is that seen in some women http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Internal Medicine American Medical Association

LECTURES ON ENDOCRINOLOGY.

Archives of Internal Medicine , Volume 33 (5) – May 1, 1924

LECTURES ON ENDOCRINOLOGY.

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This monograph is a reprint of an article published under the title of "Clinical Endocrinology" in 1921. It contains brief chapters on the thymus, pineal glands, the thyroids, the suprarenals, the pituitary, and the gonads. The pancreas and the parathyroid glands are not discussed. The treatment of this subject is clinical and the neurologic...
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American Medical Association
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Copyright © 1924 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
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0730-188X
DOI
10.1001/archinte.1924.00110290127011
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This monograph is a reprint of an article published under the title of "Clinical Endocrinology" in 1921. It contains brief chapters on the thymus, pineal glands, the thyroids, the suprarenals, the pituitary, and the gonads. The pancreas and the parathyroid glands are not discussed. The treatment of this subject is clinical and the neurologic aspects of the several alleged endocrine syndromes are stressed. The author accepts, without much critical discussion many of the theories of pluri-glandular syndromes and mutual endocrine interaction. This may be necessary in such a brief paper, but may mislead a reader who accepts the book as a reliable authority. There is little evidence that the pineal body is an endocrine organ, and this applies to the thymus gland also. The author assumes as a demonstrated fact a depression of thyroid activity by gonad hormones. "A good example of such hyperthyroidism is that seen in some women

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Archives of Internal MedicineAmerican Medical Association

Published: May 1, 1924

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