This is a disease of children. Comes on in consequence of a s...
Of Fungous Ulcer Of The Navel In Infants
It sometimes occurs that a little fungous sore exists upon th...
To Prevent Typhoid Fever
When exposed, as in nursing the sick, take _Baptisia_ 2d, and...
The Surgical Form Of The Male And Female Axillae Compared
Certain characteristic features mark those differences which ...
Period Of Efflorescence Or Standing Out Of The Rash
During the first day or two of the period of efflorescence, w...
Disorders Of Muscles And Bones
The Muscles and Bones Have Few Diseases. Considering how comp...
The flat rubber bags of various shapes, to be had from all rub...
For slight burns, immerse the injured part in cold water, and ...
How And Why We Breathe
Life is Shown by Breathing. If you wanted to find out whether...
While this name is more or less unfortunate, it has long been...
The Blood Vessels
Where the Body Does its Real Eating. When once the food has b...
Breast Swelling In
A blow on the breast, or the drain of nursing a child, along w...
Wounds And Bruises
On this subject, I must necessarily be very brief. When a wou...
Cancer In Foot
We have noted one case in which "Cancerous Gangrene" in the fo...
Acute esophagitis calls for rest in bed, sterile liquid food...
The Light Reflex On The Forceps
It is often difficult for the beginner to judge to what dept...
See Nostrils. ...
Although curative attributes were ascribed to the magnet in...
Malignant Disease Of The Esophagus
Cancer of the esophagus is a more prevalent disease than is c...
Cardiac Disease In Pregnancy
It is so serious a thing for a woman with valvular lesion or ...
Stage 3 Passing Through The Thoracic Esophagus
Category: INTRODUCTION OF THE ESOPHAGOSCOPE
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
esophagus will be seen to expand during inspiration and contract
during expiration, due to the change in thoracic pressure. The
esophagoscope usually glides easily through the thoracic esophagus if
the patient's position is correct. After the levels of the aorta and
left bronchus are passed the lumen of the esophagus seems to have a
tendency to disappear anteriorly. The lumen must be kept in axial view
and the head lowered as required for this purpose.
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