The presence of a well marked case of exophthalmic goiter is ...
Ulcers Case Xxviii
Mrs. U. aged 60, has been subject to ulcerated legs for sever...
Cardiac Disease In Pregnancy
It is so serious a thing for a woman with valvular lesion or ...
The Use Of The Will
IT is not generally recognized that the will can be t...
See Whooping Cough. ...
Wounds And Bruises
On this subject, I must necessarily be very brief. When a wou...
The frequent prescription in these papers of hot water, to be ...
Division Of The Process Of The Disease Into Periods
Its course is commonly divided into four distinct periods, vi...
IN climbing a mountain, if we know the path and take it as a ...
Is a disease springing from disordered digestion, and caused s...
Palpitation Of The Heart
This is commonly a symptomatic or sympathetic affection--rare...
No greater mistake could be made than to curtail the hours of ...
Foreign Bodies In The Bronchi For Prolonged Periods
The sojourn of an inorganic foreign body in the bronchus for ...
is valuable as a _palliative_ upon cancerous tumors. As a _cu...
Hurry, Worry, And Irritability
PROBABLY most people have had the experience of hurry...
Complications Following Esophagoscopy
These are to be avoided in large measure by the exercise of ...
Foreign bodies that have penetrated the chest wall and lodge...
For traumatic trismus, use the B D current, of vigorous force...
WORK for the better progress of the human race is most effect...
Condition Of The Throat And Other Internal Organs
The condition of the _throat_ requires the most constant atte...
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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