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November 21, 1931

Prevention of Premature Senility.

JAMA. 1931;97(21):1561. doi:10.1001/jama.1931.02730210059044

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The author gives a cumulative survey of all the hygienic and dietetic measures that may be employed to avoid premature senility with especial reference to the genital functions of the male. Unfortunately he differs with the majority of other authors, apparently strongly believing in the efficacy of the so-called rejuvenating operations, such as severing of the spermatic cord and the transplantation of animal gonads.

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