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Lymphocyte Survival in Men treated with X-rays for Ankylosing Spondylitis

Naturevolume 214pages470473 (1967) | Download Citation

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Lymphocytes with radiation-induced chromosome aberrations, examined in patients treated with X-rays for ankylosing spondylitis, are estimated to have a mean life span of about 1,600 days.

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  1. Medical Research Council Clinical Effects of Radiation Research Unit, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

    • KARIN E. BUCKTON
    • , W. M. COURT BROWN
    •  & P. G. SMITH

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