Cyclopaedia of the Practice of Medicine Volume 6
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1876 edition. Excerpt: ...giving way internally. Such a slow progress is most apt to be observed in cases of dissecting aneurism, and in them death may follow in a few days, ' Diss. Strassburg. 1873. complete rupture, or, in spite of the threatening symptoms, a cure may occur in certain rare cases, or finally the symptoms may ultimately come to resemble those of a simple aneurism. A dissecting aneurism of one of the main branches of the aorta may be sometimes recognized by palpation, from the consequent change in the form of the artery. The treatment is the same as that of rupture of an aneurism. A case narrated by Verncuil is very remarkable, ' in which, after being run over by a railway wagon, the patient had both the internal coats of the left internal carotid torn across (apparently by violent twisting of the head). Tliromhosis of the carotid as faras the middle cerebral artery, softening of the temporal lobe, and paralysis of the right side resulted; death occurred in five days. 'Bull. de l'Acad. de Med. 1872. No. 2, p. 46. DISEASES OF THE VEIN S. Literature of the subject generally and literature of phlebitis. Vide the handbooks of pathological anatomy by 6'1-uveilhier, Forster, Rulritansky, and others; and the handbooks of special pathology and of diseases of the heart, by Bamberger, Bouillauzl, Coreisart, Duchek, Friedreich, Hope, Juccaud. Bollinger, Endophlebitis verrucosa of the portal vein of the horse. Virch. Arch. Bd. 55. S. 279. 1872.---Buuillaud, Arch. gen. 1824. Dec. 1833. June.--Ur'i.p, Treatise on diseases of the bloodvessels. 1847.--DucheL," Krankhciten der Vencn. Viener. Allg. med. Zeitg. 1863.--Do., Prager Vierteljahrschrift. Bd. 41. S. 109.--John Hunter, Transact. of the S00. for the Improvement of Med. and Chir....
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