The Dublin Journal of Medical Science, Vol. 61

The Dublin Journal of Medical Science, Vol. 61 : January to June, 1876 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Dublin Journal of Medical Science, Vol. 61: January to June, 1876 The disease to which the name Pachydermatocele has been given by the late Professor Valentine Mott, and that of Fibroma molluscum by Virchow, is of such comparatively rare occurrence that I feel confident the leading particulars of a case of that disease which was in my wards in the Richmond Hospital in November, 1874, will be considered worthy of record. J. M., aged thirty-three, a tall, well-nourished, dark-complexioned, muscular man, was admitted into the Richmond Hospital, under my care, on November 18th, 1874. He is a native of Ireland, but has spent the greater part of his life in the United States of America. He stated that at the early age of six years the tumour first appeared, and during twenty-seven years it increased gradually and slowly, until it assumed the enormous dimensions it had on his admission into the Richmond Hospital - a good idea of which may be had by reference to the lithograph by Mr. Forster, taken from a photograph of the patient before any operative interference. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 642 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 33mm | 844g
  • Forgotten Books
  • English
  • 82 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0243124406
  • 9780243124404