Accession Number:

ADB263688

Title:

Medical Effects of Atomic Bombs. The Report of the Joint Commission for the Investigation of the Effects of the Atomic Bomb in Japan. Volume 3. Section 6. Hematology. Section 7. Studies on Bone Marrow Obtained by Biopsy

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES INST OF PATHOLOGY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1951-04-19

Pagination or Media Count:

220.0

Abstract:

This document includes two sections of The report of the Joint Commission for the Investigation of the Effects of the Atomic Bomb in Japan. Section 6 is entitled Hematology. It includes observations on changes in the peripheral blood and the blood clotting mechanism in patients with radiation injury from Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Section 7 is entitled Studies on Bone Marrow obtained by Biopsy. It includes observations on changes in the bone marrow obtained by biopsy from patients with radiation injury from Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Radiobiology
  • Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE