Essentials of Legal Medicine, Toxicology and Hygiene

Essentials of Legal Medicine, Toxicology and Hygiene

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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. 1892 edition. Excerpt: ...of? spirit or gas. 2. The spectrum of this flame shows two bright lines--one in the'red, the other in the violet. 3. Tartaric acid gives a white precipitate of cream of tartar (acid tartrate of potassium) on standing or stirring. The delicacy of this test is increased by the addition of a little alcohol, Perchloride of platinum throws down a yellow granulag jarecibpitgite sf poiaesio-plaf_.ino, chlpri_de, falling slowly. 'fest: fowl o'd'an-_---'-1. 111 the, s di5utrr'fcprr, v, pounds are soluble, exce l'/__tl18'8Jll"lI1OI1l3.i.8, and "gives ani fiitense yellow colour to the smo Eleqs; fl5r(n_e_' ol'1spi .-it qr gas, 2 The spectrum of this flame sltd'ws'a"biight line.t2'the yelloju, band" 3., !, l .iii ioniate of potassiuni throws down a it-l..'i&'precentsi1;t: i;1e.: f. a.1n_i.ii1: oniate of sodium, providing that the liquid "has been previously freed from all bases except the alkalies. AMMONIA. Symptoms of Poi_so_ning.--The strong solution of ammonia produces symptoms similar to those of potashand sod a, but sin ce 1 AMMONlA. iOl it is far more irritating, it induces a sensation of chol;in;;, followed by intense heat and burning pain in the throat, gullet, and stomach. One 01' the results of this poison is severe injury to the respiratory organs. A concentrated solution of carbonate of ammonium or sal volatile is an active poison in large doses. It produces stupor and insensibility. severe pain and vomiting, sometimes of blood There is sometimes obstinate constipation. '.I'.'reatment.--Similar to that of potash or soda. In poisoning by the vapour of ammonia, inhalation of acetic acid or diluted hydrochloric acid may be tried. Boat-morte
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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 154g
  • United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236784235
  • 9781236784230