While this name is more or less unfortunate, it has long been...
SYMPATHY, in its best sense, is the ability to take another's...
Hepatization Of Lungs
Take A D current, pretty strong force. Treat in front, over t...
This disease consists in a looseness of the bowels, generally...
Elsie was twenty. She came to see me because I had helped Els...
The immediate conditions to meet are the rapid fluttering hea...
Chlorosis Green Sickness
This is a disease mostly or entirely peculiar to young women ...
Water For Drinking
Every care should be taken to have drinking water absolutely p...
Foreign bodies rarely lodge in an upper-lobe bronchus, yet w...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Bend Of The Elbow And The Forearm Showing The Relative Position Of The Arteries Veins And Nerves
The farther the surgical region happens to be removed from th...
Let us suppose a swelling appears on some part of the body or ...
Feet Giving Way
Where there is a great deal of standing to be done by any one,...
One has but to refer to the enumerated causes of irregular he...
TO argue with nervous anxiety, either in ourselves or...
Bronchoscopic And Esophagoscopic Grasping Forceps
are of the tubular type, that is, a stylet carrying the jaws...
Water On The Chest
Sometimes a large watery swelling appears in one part or anoth...
Head Massaging The
This is so important in many cases of neuralgia, headache, and...
The Light Reflex On The Forceps
It is often difficult for the beginner to judge to what dept...
This trouble is simply a loss of command of the vocal organs, ...
Unsuccessful Bronchoscopy For Foreign Bodies
The limitations of bronchoscopic removal of foreign bodies ar...
Pleuroscopy For Disease
Category: BENIGN GROWTHS IN THE LARYNX
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
Most pleural diseases require a large
external opening for drainage, and even here the pleuroscope may be of
some use in exploring the cavities. Usually there are many adhesions
and careful ray study may reveal one or more the breaking up of which
will improve drainage to such an extent as to cure an empyema of long
standing. Repeated severing of adhesions, aspiration and sometimes
incision of the thickened visceral pleura may be necessary. The author
is so strongly imbued with the idea that local examination under full
illumination has so revolutionized the surgery of every region of the
body to which it has been applied, that every accessible region should
be thus studied. The pleural cavity is quite accessible with or
without rib-resection, and there is practically no risk in careful
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