The New York Medical Times, 1896, Vol. 24

The New York Medical Times, 1896, Vol. 24 : A Monthly Journal of Medicine, Surgery and the Collateral Sciences (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The New York Medical Times, 1896, Vol. 24: A Monthly Journal of Medicine, Surgery and the Collateral Sciences Ince Listerian methods have been introduced into surgery, and the surgery of the abdomen has become established, the surgery of the kid neys has assumed conspicuous proportions. It is important to observe that the right kidney is three-quarters of an inch lower than the left; that the kidney is behind the peritoneum, and that the ureter is entirely retro-peritoneal. Among the most conspicuous symptoms that relate to the' kidney, to which the attention of surgeons is called, is that of floating kidney and it is more frequently on the right side than the left, I think, from the fact that I have mentioned, e., the anatomical relations of the right kidney. 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.show more

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  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 21mm | 531g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 024307333X
  • 9780243073337