volume 11, issue 3, P321-348,17 1940
DOI: 10.5025/hansen1930.11.3_321
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Abstract: The present report refers to the liver-weight of lepers. The material are selected from the 284 cases dissected in Zensei-Byoin (leprosorium at Higashi-murayamamura, Tokyo) during thirty years from 1909 to 1938, and Kuryu-Rakusen-Yen (National leprosorium) during seven years from 1932 to 1939. The materials which were suspected to have special diseases in the liver or other predominant complications were excluded from consideration, thus 1033 cases (808 males and 225 females aged from 15 to 75 years) remaining…

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