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Ulcers Case Xxi

Mrs. Butcher, aged 52, has two ulcers a little above the oute...

Menorrhagia - Profuse Menses - Flowing

For this affection, _Ipecac_ and _Hamamelis_ are the specific...

To Prevent Diarrhoea

Where it is prevailing as an _epidemic_, _Ipecac_ at night, a...

Palpitation Of The Heart

This is commonly a symptomatic or sympathetic affection--rare...

Hypertension

Arterial hypertension may be divided into stages. In the fi...

Limbs Drawn-up

We have had many cases of contracted limbs, arising from vario...

Inward Rotation Method

When the point is found to be buried in the mucosa, the best...

Infections And How To Avoid Them

What Causes Disease. The commonest and most dangerous acciden...

To Prevent Scarlet Fever

Give Belladonna at the 3d attenuation, three to six pellets, ...

Breathing Correct Method Of

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Secondary Eliminations Are Disease

However the exact form the chain from irritation or malnutrit...

How To Be Ill And Get Well

ILLNESS seems to be one of the hardest things to happ...

Bronchial Aspiration

As mentioned above, bronchial aspiration is often necessary....

Esophageal Dilators

The dilatation of cicatricial stenosis of the esophagus can ...

Eyes Accidents To

Three distinct classes of these are to be considered. They req...

Forceps

Delicacy of touch and manipulation are an absolute necessity...

Anesthesia For Peroral Endoscopy

A dyspneic patient should never be given a general anesthetic...

Dysentery

This is an affection of the bowels of the nature of diarrhoea,...

Mouth-gag

Wide gagging prevents proper exposure of the larynx by forci...

Tartar Emetic Or Other Antimonial Poisons

If vomiting is not present, induce it by an emetic. Give doses...



Armpit Swelling






Source: Papers On Health

Often this comes as the result of a chill, or of
enfeeblement of the system from various causes. In the early stage,
such a swelling should not be treated so as to develop a sore.
Treatment with iodine is to be avoided.

The first thing, in this early stage, is to increase vital action in
the part, and also in the whole system (see Abscess). Moist heat is
to be applied. Make a BRAN POULTICE (see), which should come right
round from over the spine, over the swelling, and over the whole
shoulder. Let this be kept hot for an hour at least. If it can be thus
applied twice a day without too much fatigue, do so. If the swelling
softens and becomes less under this treatment, a few cold cloths may be
applied to brace the part and aid its vitality. Do not, on any account,
make the patient shiver. If the swelling increases and becomes
discoloured, keep to the hot treatment until it bursts and discharges.
For treatment then, see Abscess; Wounds.

During all this treatment the whole back should be gently rubbed daily
with warm olive oil for half an hour, if as much can be borne.





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