The Practitioner

The Practitioner : A Medical Journal; July-December, 1906 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Practitioner: A Medical Journal; July-December, 1906 Case I. Influenza. - Abscess at inner canthus of left eye; incision and evacuation of fins; symptoms of sup/57i ration in left frontal, ethmoidal and maxillary sinuses. Complete cure without further operation. A female, aged 18, suffering from an abscess pointing at the inner canthus of the left eye, near the root of the nose, consulted Mr. H. Willoughby Lyle at the Royal Eye Hospital on June 2, 1905. A month previously she had had influenza and pain round the left eye. The eye swelled up and closed in a single night. Under chloroform the abscess was Opened and a. Large quantity of pus evacuated. It appeared to come from a deep situation in the inner wall of the orbit. A probe was passed into the abscess cavity, and bare bone was felt. (for these notes I am indebted to Mr. Willoughby Lyle, who kindly sent the patient on to my clinic in King's College Hospital.) 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 | 896 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 45mm | 1,175g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243035373
  • 9780243035373