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Generally speaking, our Appetites will Guide us. Our whole bo...
This trouble we may consider in three ways:--First, as the eff...
The Living Arches of the Foot. One of the most important thin...
Burns Case Xxxiv
Mr. C. aged 51, scalded his leg ten days ago on the instep. H...
Period Of Incubation Or Hatching
The time which passes between the reception of the contagious...
Bronchoscopy In Malignant Growths Of The Trachea
The trachea is often secondarily invaded by malignancy of the...
Paralysis Of The Esophagus
The passage of liquids and solids through the esophagus is a ...
Treatment Of Scarlatina Anginosa Or Sore-throat Scarlet-fever
In _scarlatina anginosa_, or _sore-throat scarlet-fever_, whi...
The Sitz-bath May Be Taken In A Small Wash-tub If There Is No
proper sitz-bath-tub at hand. It should be large enough to allo...
Feet Giving Way
Where there is a great deal of standing to be done by any one,...
Punctures Case Viii
This case illustrates the mode of treatment by the lunar caus...
Suppression Of The Menses Amenorrhoea
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Prejudice Of Physicians Against The Water-cure
The greatest, and the most serious, difficulty lies in the pr...
Ulcers Case Xxxi
Mr. S. aged 30, had a sore two inches in length in the groin,...
In most cases of bronchiectasis there are strong indications...
This affection, though it somewhat resembles a common boil, a...
Many persons are distressed by some form of eruption or inflam...
Stage I Entering The Right Pyriform Sinus
The operator standing (as in Fig. 66), inserts the esophagos...
To Prevent Scarlet Fever
Give Belladonna at the 3d attenuation, three to six pellets, ...
The Effect Of Drugs On Blood Pressure
Free catharsis is a well established and valuable method of ...
Pulmonary Insufficiency Pulmonary Regurgitation
Source: Disturbances Of The Heart
If this rare condition occurs, it is probably congenital. A
distinctive murmur of this insufficiency would be diastolic and
accentuated in the second intercostal space on the left of the
sternum. It should be remembered that aortic murmurs are often more
plainly heard at the left of the sternum. Sooner or later, if this
lesion is actually present, the right ventricle dilates and cyanosis
and dyspnea occur. Digitalis would therefore be indicated.
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