The London Medical Gazette, Vol. 16

The London Medical Gazette, Vol. 16 : Being a Weekly Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences; Vol. II. for the Session 1834-35 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The London Medical Gazette, Vol. 16: Being a Weekly Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences; Vol. II. For the Session 1834-35 Sometimes arises as a sequela to the aflec tion last described, and at others originates independently of previous congestion. It also usually follows a lingering or artificial labour, or one in which the placenta has been removed by the introduction Of the hand, and commences within a day or two after delivery. It is ushered in by one or more rigors, varying in intensity, which are speedily succeeded by increased heat of skin, accelerated pulse, dryness of the mouth, furred tongue, and other symptoms of inflammatory fever. If no remedial means are applied, the disease may spread to the peritoneum, involving that mem brane in _a most dangerous degree of vas cular excitement; or the inflammation may subside by resolution, or gangrene of the organ may occur, or pus may be formed, either in the structure Of the uterus itself or in the cavities of the large venous reser voirs, denominated sinuses. 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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