The stomach of any individual having a normal esophagus and n...
1 Is Water Applicable In All Typhoid Cases?
The question has been raised, whether in typhoid cases, and i...
See Hives; "Outstrikes;" Saltrome, etc. ...
Nursing Sore Mouth
Sore mouth of nursing women, as the name of the disease indic...
What is commonly called a "cough and spit" is sometimes due to...
The prognosis is very uncertain. This infirmity is often cure...
By inserting the window plug shown in Fig. 6 the esophagus m...
The Surgical Dissection Of The Sterno-clavicular Or Tracheal Region And The Relative Position Of Its Main Bloodvessels Nerves &c
The law of symmetry governs the development of all structures...
The esophagoscope, like the bronchoscope, is a hollow brass ...
There is a usual (normal) temperature in all the blood and tis...
Treatment Of Other Eruptive Fevers
The treatment as prescribed for scarlatina in this pamphlet, ...
Punctures Case V
Mr. Cocking's son, aged 12, received a stab in the palm of th...
These pains occur usually when a patient has been for some tim...
No dyspneic patient should be given a general anesthetic; be...
A NURSE who had been only a few weeks in the hospital...
Nothing is more required in healing than properly to nourish t...
Palpitation Of The Heart
This is commonly a symptomatic or sympathetic affection--rare...
Stabbing of the cricothyroid membrane, or an attempted stabb...
Demonstrations Of The Origin And Progress Of Inguinal Herniae In General
PLATE 41, Fig. 1.--When the serous spermatic tube is oblitera...
The regular type of laryngoscope shown in Fig. I (A, B, C) i...
Ulcers Case Xxiv
Category: ON THE APPLICATION OF THESE MODES OF TREATMENT TO PARTICULAR CASES.
Source: Application Of The Lunar Caustic In The Cure Of Certain Wounds And Ulcers
The following case must not be regarded as altogether trifling. For
such sores are very apt to spread and to remain long very
An old gentleman came to me with an oblong ulcer on the shin about an
inch in length; it was very painful and inflamed. I applied the lunar
caustic to form an eschar and requested him to call on the following
morning. He did not come, however, but on seeing him the next day it
was requisite to evacuate a little fluid; this was repeated on they
third day, after which period the eschar remained adherent, and the
part totally free from pain.
The eschar separated in about three weeks leaving the part healed.
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