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To get around this problem with 's just search lymphoma, non-hodgkin*.
The * serves to truncate, and it got me the result of the two searches
(1 that the original searcher got using lymphoma, non-hodgkin and the
656 in Elhill or in PubMed using lymphoma, non-hodgkin's).

Auburn Steward
CTEH Library
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tracy Powell [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Thursday, January 22, 1998 12:00 PM
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> Subject:      Re: PubMed error
>
> Hello, all-
>
> A colleague who attended a PubMed training session in Nashville
> recently
> shared some info on this problem. The PubMed course instructor
> indicated
> that the 1998 MeSH headings have not been loaded into PubMed yet.
> Therefore, headings which had  an 's pre-1998 but dropped the 's in
> the
> 1998 MeSH still have the 's in the database.  To be on the safe side,
> my
> colleague indicates she will search with both pre-1998 and 1998
> versions
> of headings for the time being.
>
> Hopefully someone else can elaborate more on the situation?
>
> Tracy
>
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