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The purpose of this study was to evaluate subungual melanoma as a site-specific entity, to determine the influence of regional nodal involvement, and to ascertain where possible the role of histologic grading of the primary site. Thirty-three patients with subungual melanoma whose median age was 56 yr underwent treatment between 1950 and 1975. There were 11… (More)
Oral treatment of pernicious anaemia patients with 1 mg cyanocobalamin daily has been shown before to be as effective as conventional injection therapy. The result of this study indicates that oral treatment also keeps the vitamin B12 body stores adequately filled, a confirmation of earlier results obtained in another way.
In the last 5 years there has been a dramatic decrease in the deaths directly related to football participation. The incidence of serious spinal cord injuries, however, appears to be increasing. The number of quadriplegic athletes varies from an estimated 1 per 7,000 to 1 per 58,000 participants per year in different areas of the country. The majority of… (More)