[Ads-l] Antedating of "Leukemia"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Sun Jan 31 22:48:44 UTC 2016


leukemia (OED 1855)

1850 _London Journal of Medicine_ July 698 (JSTOR)  The propriety of calling this splenic disease "Leukaemia", may be questioned.

Fred Shapiro



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