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Object Number 2013.005.008
Object Name Letter
Title Memo from Margaret Washburn to Dr. W. J. Hierholzer regarding Poland Syndrome and Bendectin.
Scope & Content Memo from Margaret Washburn to Dr. W. J. Hierholzer on the subject of a law suit over the potential relationship between the drug Bendectin and the birth defect Poland Syndrome. Dr. Buckwalter and Dr. Flatt, and Margaret Washburn had studied the syndrome at the University of Iowa Congenital Hand Project. Dr. MacMahon and Miriam Cedarbaum saught data from the study on behalf of Merril Laboratories, makers of Bendectin.

Subjects Covered Thorax Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Bendectin (Trademark)
Doxylamine
Pyridoxine
Associated People Hierholzer, W.
Washburn, Margaret
Keyword Search Terms Hierholzer, W.
Washburn, Margaret
Thorax Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Bendectin (Trademark)
Doxylamine
Pyridoxine