The Fundamental Contribution of Jan C. Waldenström to the Discovery and Study of the So-Called Waldenström Macroglobulinaemia

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Abstract

Jan Costa Waldenström was born in Stockolm, Sweden, on 17 April 1906. His grandfather, Johan Anton Waldenström (1839–1879) was professor of internal medicine in Uppsala and his father, Johan Henning Waldenström (1877–1972), was professor of orthopedic surgery in Stockholm.

Keywords

Multiple Myeloma Elevated Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate Serum Globulin Normochromic Anaemia Reticular Cell Sarcoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Anatomia Umana e IstologiaUniversità degli Studi di BariBariItaly

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