Abstract

I have tried to review and clarify steps leading to our present knowledge of pernicious anemia as a clinical and etiologic entity. The early history is most illuminating. The development of the present concept of this complicated disease is a triumph of medical research. Many great names both in clinical and research fields are associated with the advance in knowledge of pernicious anemia. Further research will almost certainly clarify problems still unsolved.

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