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The swelling of veins in the leg is a very common trouble, esp...
Filling The Boiler Of The Body-engine
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Cardiovascular Renal Disease
With the strennousness of this era, this disease or conditi...
Myocarditis Fibrous Management
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Preparation Of The Patient For Peroral Endoscopy
The suggestions of the author in the earlier volumes in regar...
Rub the hands and arms well twice a day with CAYENNE LOTION (s...
From The Hygienic Dictionary
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Extraction Of Open Safety-pins From The Esophagus
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Diffuse Dilatation Of The Esophagus
This is practically always due to stagnation ectasia, which i...
Digestion is the process whereby the food we eat is turned int...
Priessnitz's Method The Wet-sheet-pack
a remedy which, alone, is worth the whole antiphlogistic, dia...
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Esophageal Foreign Body Symptoms
1. There are no absolutely diagnostic symptoms. 2. Dysph...
Physical Signs In Esophageal Foreign Body
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One of the most notorious charlatans of the eighteenth centur...
Ablutions And Rubbing With Iced Water Or Snow
Category: TREATMENT OF SCARLET-FEVER.
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms
In a few very obstinate cases, when no rash would appear after two or
three long packs, I have succeeded by washing the patient with ice-water
or snow, rubbing him dry with my bare hands, and then packing him in a
dry blanket. After staying there for several hours, more or less
eruption always appeared.
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