The Medical Brief; A Monthly Journal of Scientific Medicine and Surgery Volume 11, No. 8

The Medical Brief; A Monthly Journal of Scientific Medicine and Surgery Volume 11, No. 8

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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. 1883 edition. Excerpt: ... let the patient lie down until the pain ceases. The operation may be repeated every ten days. This treatment is the only one consistent with the pathology of the disorder, namely, an abnormal sensibility of the mucous membranes of the parts. Of course, you must be sure that masturbation has been discontinued. W. W. Strketor, M.D. Sharouville, Ohio. For the Brief. "Those Pretty Boots." Editor Medical Brief: --I would like to say something by way of encouragement to Dr. M. A., but it does seem that Dr. Cecil has covered every inch of ground in his very interesting article in the Brief, page 261. However, I would say to M. A., that I have been troubled all my life, or at least ever since I have been a man grown, much the same as he, only I do not have real emissions. With me it is only the shedding of urethral tears. "When we stand at the street crossings in muddy weather and see those dear creatures trip across through the mud, now and then exposing a pair of "pretty boots" (and soine'imes more than boots), we are liable to study anatomy (of the female lower extremity) too much and let our lascivious thoughts run aways with us, and the more we foster and cherish this passion, the worse it grows. Like a stone rolling from the top of ahigh mountain, the farther it goes the more momentum it gathers. As to cures I know of none except a continual warfare with one's self. For my own part I do not care to be cured of it entirely; that is so thoroughly cured that I would not like to look at " pretty boots" and pretty ones that wear them too. God bless them! This passion is the gift of God. This something, call it what you please--amativeness or love of sex, I suppose the phrenologist would name it--is bred more

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  • English
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