Operative Surgery Volume 2

Operative Surgery Volume 2

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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. 1901 edition. Excerpt: ...Veins ligature-rl and resected. Mesocord torn only at its center. Silver sutures mserted, one above and four below the cord. Poupart's ligament the border of the rectus from the symphysis to a point corresponding to the outer limit of the transplanted cord (Fig. 1143). The Remarks.---This modification, while originally supplementary to Halsted's method, can be applied to others in which the canal is freely laid open. The Results.---In 30 cases thus far reported not a relapse has taken place. There now appears to be no reasonable doubt of the fact that this expedient Fro. 1138.--Operation for the radical cure of inguinal hernia, Halsted's method. Outer two thirds made secure by transplantation and a proximation of muscular borders. If conjoined tendon be narrow or rail the inner tliml is protected by transplantation of borders of the rectus abdominis. can be safely utilized and confidently trusted. Slajmer reports 12 per cent relapses within six months to five years (Wolfer). LuoasGhampionniere's Method (Inguinal Herm'o).--Make an incision three or four inches in length parallel with and half an inch above Poupart's ligament into the inguinal canal; separate the sac from the cord, and ligature the sac well above the neck, leaving the cord lying in the canal; close the canal with a series of mattress sutures placed in such a manner as to cause the muscles at the upper border of the canal to overlap the lower border. A, b, c, d indicate the musculo-aponeurotic upper flap; e, f, g, h the aponeurotic lower flap; 1, 2, 3, 4 indicate catgut sutures inserted first, and at the edge of the lower flap. The ends of these sutures are passed under and well up and through the upper flap and tied, thus bringing border e, f of...show more

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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 572g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236949315
  • 9781236949318