January 8, 1927
Students of the cancer problem have been observing with interest the reports emanating from Liverpool concerning the value of lead preparations in the treatment of inoperable cancer. At a recent meeting of the British Medical Association, a full summary of the results to date was presented.1 The clinical survey indicates that there is promise of therapeutic benefit in a few selected cases of otherwise hopeless cancer.
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