The Medical Visitor, 1887, Vol. 3 (Classic Reprint)

The Medical Visitor, 1887, Vol. 3 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Medical Visitor, 1887, Vol. 3 Morbilli may be defined as an infectious specific fever, with a characteristic eruption of red papules coming out on the fourth day, preceded and accompanied by all the symptoms of an acute catarrh. As a rule it is a mild disease, attended with but slight danger when uncomplicated; but in exceptional cases it may be malignant, or be complicated with more serious ailments. It is always due to contagion making its appearance from six to four teen days after exposure. There are no special anatomical characters in uncomplicated cases, aside from the eruption, the redness of the mucous mem brane of the larynx and trachea, congestion of the bronchi, and more or less accumulation of catarrhal mucus. 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 | 388 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 20mm | 517g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243152094
  • 9780243152094