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To Prevent Itch
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The Surgical Form Of The Male And Female Axillae Compared
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Safety-pins in children, point upward, when lodged high in t...
Cancer In Face
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Acute Stenosis Of The Larynx
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Care Of Instruments
The endoscopist must either personally care for his instrume...
The question often arises as to the ability of children to bea...
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Division Of The Process Of The Disease Into Periods
Its course is commonly divided into four distinct periods, vi...
The Need Of Pure Air
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Physical Signs Of Bronchial Foreign Body
In most cases there will be limitation of expansion on the in...
Differential Diagnosis Of Laryngeal Growths In The Larynx Of Adults
Determination of the nature of the lesion in these cases usu...
Removal Of Foreign Bodies From The Larynx
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Source: Papers On Health
These are often performed in cases in which proper
treatment on the lines of these papers, would save both life and limb.
By all means, before consenting to such an irrevocable act as
amputating a limb, let the treatment with fomentations, hot water, and
acetic acid be well and thoroughly tried. Many limbs which were
medically condemned have been thus saved within our personal knowledge.
In some cases the disease may be obstinate; but at least let a fair
trial be given to our treatment before giving up a limb. The treatment
will be found under the headings of the various troubles and parts
affected (see Armpit Swelling; Bone, Diseased; Knee-swelling; Pains,
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