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The delusion that health can be restored by swallowing drugs i...
See Hearing. ...
The present 100 per cent mortality in cancer of the esophagu...
The Journey Down The Food Tube
The Flow of Saliva and Appetite Juice. We are now ready to st...
Mind In Disease
Often a person, because of physical failure, becomes possessed...
Though not often fatal, this illness gives serious trouble. It...
As mentioned above, bronchial aspiration is often necessary....
One of the most fruitful causes of ill-health is the habit of ...
The Dissection Of Femoral Hernia And The Seat Of Stricture
Whilst all forms of inguinal herniae escape from the abdomen ...
Urticaria Zoster Rubeola
_Urticaria_, _Zoster_ and _Rubeola_, are treated in the same ...
The lunar caustic is very useful in the treatment of this pai...
The Circumstances Of Life
IT is not the circumstances of life that trouble or w...
The Future Of Life Extension
I beg the readers indulgence for a bit of futurology about wh...
It is well to bear in mind that there is scarcely any nourishm...
This disease, in addition to the symptoms of cutting, crampin...
This disease depends upon derangement of the liver. The skin ...
Punctures Case I
A.B. received a severe punctured wound by a hook of the size ...
Bronchoscopy should be done in all cases of chronic pulmonar...
The Lower Animals
It may, by some, be objected that, if we regard sensation as ...
The most striking symptom of diphtheria is the growth of a sub...
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
A, Gastroscopic view of a gastrojejunostomy opening drawn patulous by
the tube mouth. (Gastrojejunostomy done by Dr. George L. Hays.) B,
Carcinoma of the lesser curvature. (Patient afterward surgically
explored and diagnosis verified by Dr. John J. Buchanan.) C, Healed
perforated ulcer. (Patient referred by Dr. John W. Boyce.)
Drawn from a case of postdiphtheric subglottic stenosis cured by the
author's method of direct galvanocauterization of the hypertrophies.
A, Immediately after removal of the intubation tube; hypertrophies
like turbinals are seen projecting into the subglottic lumen. B, Five
minutes later; the masses have now closed the lumen almost completely.
The patient became so cyanotic that a bronchoscope was at once
introduced to prevent asphyxia. C, The left mass has been cauterized
by a vertical application of the incandescent knife. D, Completely and
permanently cured after repeated cauterizations. Direct view;
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