Pages 154-164 in R.J. Shephard and S. Itoh, eds. Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Circumpolar Health, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, 1974.
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goitre, presmnably due
to iodine deficiency, was demonstrated earlier, it is not
found now. Both thyrotoxicosis and myxoedema in Athabaskan
Indians occur with only one-third the frequency that is
found in Eskimos and in Tlingit Indians. Choleli thiasis is
only half as frequent in northern Eskimos