The London Medical Gazette, or Journal of Practical Medicine, 1849, Vol. 9 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from The London Medical Gazette, or Journal of Practical Medicine, 1849, Vol. 9 Diseases of the spleen are exceedingly common in India, and are the frequent Occasion of invaliding. Sometimes whole regiments are for a time disabled by them. Professor Webb examines, at great length, the various theories respecting the function of the spleen, and agrees with those who consider it to be the preparation of the red glo bules of the blood: accordingly he explains the scurvy, which so com mouly accompanies lesions of this organ, by simply referring it to distar bance of that function. Splenic scurvy, he observes. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com 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 works.
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