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Clothing should be light yet warm, and sufficiently free so as...
An infant's clothing should be soft, warm, and light in weight...
Diagnosis From Measles
In scarlatina the heat is much greater, and the pulse is much...
A cold is often easily overcome. At other times it "sits down,...
Ice-water And Snow-bath In Malignant Cases
If no rash appear during the first pack, which will scarcely ...
Emetic; warm coffee, and even an enema of coffee. Artificial r...
To Prevent Typhoid Fever
When exposed, as in nursing the sick, take _Baptisia_ 2d, and...
The stomach and head affect each other powerfully, and a disor...
In every person there is a certain amount only of force which i...
During an epidemic of scarlatina in 1836 two of my children w...
This is usually a result of stagnation of food or secretion, ...
The cough is a spasmodic action of nerves which are otherwise ...
Varix And Angioma Of The Esophagus
These lesions are sometimes the cause of esophageal hemorrhag...
This disease, or its approach, may be known by several signs: ...
There Is Neither A Specific Nor A Prophylactic To Be Relied On
All these different methods and remedies, and many others, ha...
Acidity Of The Stomach
Often caused by unwholesome food, bad or deficient teeth, or b...
Fever At Night
Frequently, in illness, a fever sets in as night approaches, a...
There are a number of methods for the endoscopic removal of ...
Felon - Whitlow
For this disease, in the early stage, when the sensation is t...
Wine And Water If No Reaction Can Be Obtained
Should the patient remain cold in his pack for longer than an...
Gangrene Of The Lung
Category: BRONCHOSCOPY IN DISEASES OF THE TRACHEA AND BRONCHI
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
Pulmonary gangrene has been followed by
recovery after the endobronchial injection of oily solutions of
gomenol and guaiacol (Guisez). The injections are readily made through
the laryngoscope without the insertion of a bronchoscope. A silk woven
catheter may be used with an ordinary glass syringe or a long-nozzled
laryngeal syringe, or a bronchoscopic syringe may be used.
Lung-mapping by a roentgenogram taken promptly after the
bronchoscopic insufflation of bismuth subnitrate powder or the
injection of a suspension of bismuth in liquid petrolatum is advisable
in most cases of pulmonary abscess before beginning any kind of
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