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This is a contagious disease, consisting in an inflammation o...
The Circumstances Of Life
IT is not the circumstances of life that trouble or w...
Bromids And Chloral
If there is much restlessness and the circulation is good, th...
Fancy can save or kill; it hath closed up wounds, when t...
Lungs Congestion Of The
Treatment as below. Read preceding and succeeding articles. ...
The Relative Position Of The Cranial Nasal Oral And Pharyngeal Cavities
On making a section (vertically through the median line) of t...
This is the accumulation of gases in the body, usually caused ...
There are two more or less distinct stages of this serious tro...
For slight burns, immerse the injured part in cold water, and ...
The diet of the sick should he nutricious, but at all times s...
_Measles_, which may be easily distinguished from scarlatina,...
See Whooping Cough. ...
What Keeps Us Alive
The Energy in Food and Fuel. The first question that arises i...
Ulceration Of The Esophagus
Superficial erosions of the esophagus are by no means an unco...
I shall give a couple of illustrations: In the winter of 1...
Stage I Entering The Right Pyriform Sinus
The operator standing (as in Fig. 66), inserts the esophagos...
Additional Rules For The Treatment Of Eruptive Diseases
In all these eruptive diseases, especially small-pox, all I h...
The Digestive Process
After we have eaten our four-color meal--often we do this in ...
By inserting the window plug shown in Fig. 6 the esophagus m...
Inflammation Of The Bowels
See Bowels. ...
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
Delicacy of touch and manipulation are an absolute
necessity if the endoscopist is to avoid mortality; therefore, heavily
built and spring-opposed forceps are dangerous as well as useless. For
foreign-body work in the larynx, and for the removal of benign
laryngeal growths, the alligator forceps with roughened jaws shown in
Fig. 17 serve every purpose.
[FIG. 17.--Laryngeal grasping forceps designed by Mosher. For my own
use I have taken off the ratchet-locking device for all general work,
to be reapplied on the rare occasions when it is required.]
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