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September 27, 1902

Gastroptosia not Gastroptosis.

JAMA. 1902;XXXIX(13):782. doi:10.1001/jama.1902.02480390048014

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New York City, Sept. 15, 1902.

To the Editor:  —In answer to the letters of Drs. N. O'Donnel Parks and William J. Robinson in The Journal of August 23, instead of writing a long letter I wish to refer to my paper "Greek in Medicine," read before the Book and Journal Club of Johns Hopkins University and published in this year's May number of Johns Hopkins Hospital Bulletin, translated also into Greek, German and Dutch. The translations appeared in Cyprus, Munich and Utrecht. It shall give me pleasure to send a report of the original or some of the translations to any colleague who will honor me by writing for them.Here are some passages which are applicable to what my opponents have said:"Twenty years ago, in an article which appeared in the Berliner Klinische Wochenschrift, Virchow said: 'Is it not justifiable at the present time to remind the

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