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Lues Of The Esophagus

Esophageal syphilis is a rather rare affection, and may show ...

Foreign Bodies In The Insane

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Prognosis

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Fomentation

Some general remarks on this important treatment we give here....

Chloroform Or Ether (inhaled)

Fresh air. Pull tongue forward, and begin artificial respirati...

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Baths For Head

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Cold Settled

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Cold Taking

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Bone Soft

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Preliminary Remarks

The author wishes to caution the reader not to rely merely on...

Paracelsus

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Felon - Whitlow

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Santolina

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Head Sounds In

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Technic

The patient should be placed in the recumbent position, with...

Classification Of Cardiac Disturbances

For the sake of discussing the therapy of cardiac disturban...



The Throat Should Be Covered With A Wet Compress I E A Piece Of





Category: TREATMENT OF SCARLET-FEVER.
Source: Hydriatic Treatment Of Scarlet Fever In Its Different Forms

linen four to eightfold, according to its original thickness, dipped in
cold water (60 deg.-50 deg.), well wrung out and changed as often as it grows
hot. It should be well covered to exclude the air. This compress should
be large enough to cover the whole of the throat and part of the chest;
it should closely fit to the jaw, and reach as far up as the ear to
protect the submaxillary and parotid glands located there.


When the period of eruption is over, there is commonly less fever,
and the packs and baths may be diminished.





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