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Abdomen Gangrenous Herniae
Abdomen Gangrenous Herniae. Primary Resection Of Gangrenous Herniae. Primary Resection As Opposed To Artificial Anus In Gangrenous Hernia Is The Plea Of The Author, Sup Ported By The Utterances Of Kocher Twenty Years Ago, And Again Affirmed By Experiences Of Mikulicz Ten Years Later. Statistics Of V. Bramman Show That ...

Abdomen Omental Fixation
Abdomen Omental Fixation. The Operative Treatment Of Ascites Due To Hepatic Cirrhosis By Means Of Omental Fixation. The Author Instituted A Series Of Experi Ments On Dogs To Find How Much Influence Was Exercised On The Portal Circulation By New-formed Adhesions From Omental Fixation, And How Such Procedures Caused Anastomoses ...

Abdomen Surgery
Abdomen Surgery. The Surgical Treatment Of Acute Haemorrhagic Pan Creatitis. The Author Gives De Tails Of Six Recent Cases Occurring In The Practice Of Himself And Of His Colleagues In Boston, One Of Which, Operated On By Dr. J. C. Munro, Recovered. Five Of The Cases Were In Women, One ...

Abdomen Surgical Propositions
Abdomen Surgical Propositions. In Introducing A Discussion On This Theme At The Last International Congress Of Medicine, The Author Submitted The Following Propositions : ( 1) Surgical Operations On The Pancreas Must Take Into Ac Count The Function Of The Organ. (2) Emaciation, Presence Of Fat In The Stools, Sugar ...

Abdomen
Abdomen. Arrosion Hmmorrhages In Perityphlitis. The Already Protean Picture Of Appendi Citis Is Further Enriched By This Communication Of The Erosion In Two Instances Of The Larger Vessels In Proximity To The Inflam Matory Process. The First Case Occurred In A Male Aged Twenty One Years. The Symptoms Of Perforative ...

Abscess Of The Liver
Abscess Of The Liver. Dr. Theodore Dunham Presented A Boy, Five Years Old, Who Had Enjoyed Perfect Health Until Last August, When He Began To Complain Of Loss Of Appetite. This Was Followed Soon By Rapidly Developing Jaundice Of A Very Intense Type. Pressure In The Right Hypochondrium Elicited A ...

Acute Appendicitis Abscess Of
Acute Appendicitis; Abscess Of The Lung Gangrenous Cholecystitis. Dr. Brewer Presented A Man, Aged Fifty Years, Who Was Ad Mitted To Roosevelt Hospital In October Last. Family And Previ Ous Personal History Negative. Three Weeks Before He Had Ex Perienced An Attack Of Diarrhcea, Which Continued For Several Days. This ...

Acute Cholecystitis Complicating Typhoid
Acute Cholecystitis Complicating Typhoid Fever. Dr. Neilsonreported The Case Of A Man, Aged Forty-two Years, Who, On The Evening Of May 14, The Fifty-eighth Day After Admission With Typhoid Fever Which Had Pursued A Mild Course, But Had Relapsed, And Was Then Apparently Proceeding To Convalescence, Complained Of A Sharp ...

Although
Although In Presenting This Topic We Have Little New To Offer, It Is Broached With The Hope Of Gaining From The Discus Sion A Clearer Conception Of Those Illy Determined Renal And Systemic States Which Precede And Accompany Kidney Failure, As Well As To See Formulated The Best Means To ...

Anatomy
Anatomy. On Examination Of The Abdomen, We Are At Once Reminded Of The Striking Difference Between It And Other Great Visceral Cavities, Owing To The Lack Of Bone In Its Walls. The Outline Of The Anterior Wall Constitutes An Oval, Whose Long Axis Is Vertical, Protected Superiorly At The Sides ...

Angina Ludovici
Angina Ludovici. Ludwig's Angina, Or Phlegmonous Cellulitis Of The Floor Of The Mouth, Is A Comparatively Rare Affection. It Is A Disease Which Is So Rapid In Its Development, And Is Attended By Symp Toms So Distressing In Character And Accompanied By Such A High Rate Of Mortality, That Any ...

Appendicitis Complicated With Left
Appendicitis Complicated With Left Sided Abdominal Abscess And Left Pyothorax. Dr. Stewart Reported A Second For Which His Thanks Were Due To Dr. Morton For The Privilege Of Operating Upon And Reporting. A Man, Aged Nineteen Years, Was Admitted To The Pennsylvania Hospital, November 7, 1899, After Having Suffered Five ...

Artificial Bridge Of The
Artificial Bridge Of The Nose. A Man Into Whose Nose He Had Introduced, One Year Previously, An Artificial Bridge For The Correction Of A Deformity Due To A Fracture Of The Nose, Sustained At The Age Of Four And A Half Years. Practically, He Had No Bridge, So Flat Was ...

Bilateral Growth Of The
Bilateral Growth Of The Gums. Dr. Blake Presented A Man Of Twenty-nine Years, In Whose Mouth Were To Be Seen Two Plate-like Growths Springing From The Palatal Aspect Of The Gums, And Growing Inward And Backward Beneath The Hard And Soft Palate So A3 To Resemble On Casual Ex Amination ...

Bones And Joints
Bones And Joints. Myositis Ossificans Traumatic. Following The Severe Traumatism Of A Wagon Passing Over The Thorax And Forearm, A Male, Thirty-eight Years Of Age, Found Flexion And Extension Of The Forearm Limited To 6o And 140 Respectively, Because Of A Dense Infiltration Oc Cupying The Flexor Muscles Of The ...

Bones Joints Orthopjedic
Bones Joints Orthopjedic. Changes In The Surgical Technique Of Joint Opera-4 Tions. Joint Operations Deal With Either Infected Or Non-infected Articulations. The Former Category Embraces Operations For Traumatism Of Joints (resec Tions), Removal Of Bullets, Foreign Bodies, Fragments Of Fractured Bone, Floating Cartilage, Resection For Tuberculosis, Neoplasm And Deformity. As ...

Carcinoma Of Temporal Region
Carcinoma Of Temporal Region. Dr. Willy Meyer Presented A Woman, Eighty Years Old, From Whom He Had Excised An Ulcerating Carcinoma In The Right Tem Poral Region, Which Involved The Skin And Periosteum And Also The Right Upper Eyelid. After Thorough Excision Of The Diseased Tissues, Including A Great Part ...

Carcinoma Of The Rectum
Carcinoma Of The Rectum. Dr. L. L. Mcarthur Said That Some Years Ago He Presented A Paper Before The Chicago Gynwcological Society In Which He Recommended Extirpation Of The Lower Part Of The Rectum For Carcinoma, Whether It Involved The Sphincter Or Not, By An Inci Sion Through The Posterior ...

Carcinomatous Degeneration Of Uterine
Carcinomatous Degeneration Of Uterine Myoma. Dr. Le Conte Resented A Specimen Of Large In Traligamentous Fibromyoma Of The Uterus With Endometrial Car Cinoma Of The Fundus. The Specimen Had Been Removed From A Woman, Aged Thirty-six Years, Who Was Admitted To The Pennsyl Vania Hospital January Zo, I9oo, Well Nourished, ...

Cholecystectomy
Cholecystectomy. Dr. Howard Lilenthal Presented A Woman, Thirty-four Years Old, Who Was Admitted To Mt. Sinai Hospital On The 8th Of May Last. She Had Never Had Any Symptoms Pointing To Gall Bladder Disturbance Until Two Weeks Before, When She Complained Of Severe Abdominal Pain, Especially In The Right Hypochondrium ...

Cholecystostomy For Obstruction Of
Cholecystostomy For Obstruction Of The Cystic Duct. Dr. Henry R. Wharton Presented A Woman, Aged Fifty Three Years, Who Was Admitted To The Presbyterian Hospital, January 23, With The History That For Some Years She Had Suffered With Indigestion And Intermittent Attacks Of Jaundice, Paroxysmal Pain, Chills And Fever, Which ...

Cholecystotomy And Choledochotomy Sec
Cholecystotomy And Choledochotomy; Sec Ondary Cholecystectomy And Operation For Liver Abscess After Resection Of Ribs And Retropleural Procedure. Dr. F. Lange Presented A Man, Forty-four Years Of Age, Otherwise Healthy, Who Began To Suffer From Gastric Disturbances Fourteen Years Ago. One Year Later, Attacks Of Severe Pain, Prin Cipally In ...

Cicatricial Stricture Of Pharynx
Cicatricial Stricture Of Pharynx Cured By Plastic Operation. It Is Well Known How Difficult Of Treatment And How Liable To Recurrence Are The Well-marked Cases Of Cicatricial Contrac Tion Of The Pharynx, Especially Those Which Are The Result Of Syphilitic Ulceration. The Authorities State That Strictures In The Lower Division ...

Colitis Treated By Valvular
Colitis Treated By Valvular Colostomy And Irrigation. Dr. Percy Bolton Presented A Man, Forty-two Years Old, Married, A Carpenter By Occupation. His Family History Was Nega Tive; The Patient Denied A Venereal History, And Had Always En Joyed Good Health Up To The Onset Of His Present Illness. Eight Weeks ...

Complications In Fractures Involving
Complications In Fractures Involving The Hip Joint. Complications Connected With A Fracture Involving The Hip-joint Are Varied And Interesting. For Convenience They May Be Divided Into Those More Intimately Connected With The Traumatism Under Discussion And Those That Are More Or Less Remote, Both As To Time And Place. The ...

Compound Or Complicated Illustrating
Compound Or Complicated Illustrating The Value Of Opera Tive Interference In The Treatment Of These Injuries. The Kindness Of Colonel Girard, Chief Surgeon At The United States General Hospital At San Francisco, He Had Been Able To Inspect A Large Number Of Gunshot Fractures, And Had Been Deeply Im Pressed ...

Concerning Prompt Surgical For
Concerning Prompt Surgical For Intestinal Perforation In Typhoid Fever With The Relation Of A Case. Only Ten Years Ago Professor Eulenburg I Wrote In An Article On "abdominal-typhus" Relative To The Question Of Operative Intervention In Cases Of Intestinal Perforation, "die Operation Ist In Diesen Fallen Fast Durchweg Gut Und ...

Congenital Angioma Of The
Congenital Angioma Of The Tongue. Dr. Jacob Frank Presented A Man, Seventy-one Years Of Age, A Carpenter, With A Very Large Congenital Angioma Of The Tongue. The Patient Had A Large Swelling On The Side Of The Neck, And On Palpating The Tonsil It Was Found To Be Hard. The ...

Contribution To The Surgery
Contribution To The Surgery Of Renal Cyst. True Cystic Degeneration Of The Kidneys In Adults Is A Rare Disease. It Occurs Mostly Between The Ages Of Thirty And Sixty, And Predominates In The Male. Whether It Is Of Congenital Origin Or Not Is Still Open To Discussion. While Koenig, Fuerbringer, ...

Critical Suggestions On Cleansing
Critical Suggestions On Cleansing The Geon's Hands. At The Present Time There Is A Wave Of Hopelessness Passing Over The Surgical World As To The Possibility Of Effective Cleansing Of The Human Hand. Many Surgeons Have Devised Methods Of Hand Sterilization Which Seemed Successful, But The Laboratory Worker Has Always ...

Discussion Of Operative Technique
Discussion Of Operative Technique And Results. Duration Vs. Hemorrhage. My First Operation Required For Its Completion A Little More Than Three Hours, But My Ond, Something Less Than Two Hours ; While Krause," With All His Experience In This Field, Took Three Hours For One Case. Poirier 29 Claims To ...

Dislocations Of The Toes
Dislocations Of The Toes. Dr. Gwilym G. Davis Reported The Following Case: Miss A., Aged Thirty-six Years, Rather Stout, While Jumping From A Car Riage To The Ground Felt A Pain In The Forward Portion Of Her Right Foot. She Thought She Had Sprained It, And Kept Off Her Foot ...

Double
Double Ureterureter Is Comparatively Uncommon. Out Of 726 Consecutive Autopsies Made In The New York Infant Asylum, Four Cases Of " Supernumerary Ureters" Were Observed. In Another Series Of Autopsies Of About One-half This Number Of Cases Made In Two Other Institutions Only One Case Of Any Kind Of Kidney ...

Echinococcus Of The Liver
Echinococcus Of The Liver. Is A Woman, Thirty-nine Years Old, Who Was Admitted To The Presbyterian Hospital On June 8, I9oo. She Stated That Fifteen Months Before She Began To Suffer From Abdominal Pain, With Loss Of Flesh And Strength. A Year Ago She Was Admitted To The Hospital, And ...

Ectopic Pregnancy Dr John
Ectopic Pregnancy. Dr. John F. Erdmann Reported A Case Of Ruptured Tubal Pregnancy And Showed The Fresh Specimen. The Patient Was Twenty Years Old, Who, After Skipping One Menstrual Period, Was Seized With An Attack Of Pain In The Lower Abdomen, Followed By Syncope And Subsequently By Well-marked Symptoms Of ...

Eleven Perforations Of The
Gunshot Wound Of The Abdomen, Eleven Perforations Of The Intestine, Double Resection. Presented Is A Colored Man, Aged Thirty-three Years, Who Was Admitted To The Roosevelt Hospital, Shortly After Mid Night In May Last, Suffering From A Gunshot Wound Of The Abdomen. It Was Learned That He Had Been Shot ...

Emphysematous Gangrene Caused By
Emphysematous Gangrene Caused By The Bacillus Atrogenes Capsulatus. Dr. George Emerson Brewer Presented A Woman, Aged Thirty-two Years, Who Was Admitted To The Roosevelt Hospital, On The Evening Of October 26, With The History That One Week Before She Had Experienced A Throbbing Pain In The Ischiorectal Region, Which Gradually ...

Enterorrhaphy
Enterorrhaphy. Dr. O'harapresented A Specimen That Showed An End-to-end Anastomosis Done After The Method He Presented At The April Meeting. This Specimen Was Removed From A Large Newfoundland Dog Fifteen Days After Operation ; It Shows The Character Of The Union Obtained, And Also The Appearance Of The Gut On ...

Errors In Diagnosis In
Errors In Diagnosis In Conditions Resembling Appendicitis. All Who Are Accustomed To Deal Surgically With Intra- Abdominal Inflammations Appreciate The Frequency With Which Errors In Diagnosis Are Made. I Think All Will Agree That In The Majority Of Instances These Errors Have Been In Mistaking Atypical Forms Of Appendicitis For ...

Excision Of The Cervical
Excision Of The Cervical Sympathetic Ganglia For Exophthalmic Goitre. Exophthalmic Goitre Is A Disease Whose Etiology, Pathology, And Treatment Are Still In An Unsettled Condition. It Has Been A Mooted Point Among Some Whether Any Drug Possesses A Decidedly Beneficial Influence In This Affection. Others, Who Favor Therapeutic Agents, Are ...

Excision Of The Intact
Excision Of The Intact Gasserian Ganglion. Fallopius Was The First To Discover That The Fifth Cranial Nerve Is Divided Into Three Peripheral Portions. It Was Noted Later By Meckel And Vieussens That A Certain Flattened Struct Ure Marked The Point Of Division; But It Remained For Hirsch To Recognize, In ...

Extremities
Extremities. Torsion Fractures Of The Leg. ( Zurich). This Article Offers Twenty-two Clinical Observations On The Production Of Spiral Fractures Of The Bones Of The Leg, Together With Conclusions As To The Reproduction Of This Variety Of Fracture Experimentally By Torsion. Every Torsion Executed By A One-sided Lever ( Force) ...

Fracture Of The Femur
Fracture Of The Femur In An Infant. Dr. H. Augustus Wilson Reported The Case Of A Well-nour Ished Infant Of Three Months, Who Was Brought To Him With A Marked Fulness In The Upper And Inner Part Of The Left Thigh, Which Was Palpably Due To A Bony Mass Just ...

Fracture Of The Humerus
Fracture Of The Humerus With Marked Ppresented A Boy Who, Ten Days Previous To His Admission To The Hospital, Had Fallen, Striking With Great Force Upon His Left Shoulder. Examination At The End Of Ten Days Re Vealed A Fracture Of The Upper Extremity Of The Humerus Just Below The ...

Fracture Of The Kidney
Fracture Of The Kidney; Nephrectomy ; Recovery.-011 May 29. 1899, A. C., A Slight, Delicate Girl Of Ten Years, While Crossing A Paved Street, Was Knocked Down And The Wheels Of A Heavy Express Wagon Passed Over Her Back. She Was Taken At Once To The Office Of Dr. R. ...

Fracture Of The Patella
Fracture Of The Patella. Dr. Howard Lilienthal Presented A Man, Twenty-eight Years Old, Who On The 24th Of March, 1896, Fractured His Right Patella By Muscular Strain. When Dr. Lilienthal Saw Him, Five Days Later, There Was A Transverse Fracture, With A Single Small Comminution In The Lower Fragment. The ...

Fracture Of The Wrist
Fracture Of The Wrist. Dr. Royal Whitma Presented A Boy With A Fracture Of The Lower Extremity Of The Radius, The Line Of Fracture Being At The Epiphyseal Junction, And Limiting The Dorsal Flexion Of The Hand. The Accident Had Occurred Five Weeks Ago. Dr. Whitman Said He Intended To ...

Fractures Involving The Hip
Fractures Involving The Hip Joint. Dr. Plummerread A Paper On The "pathology And Diagnosis Of Fractures Involving The Hip-joint." Dr. Owensread A Paper On "complications Of Fractures Involving The Hip-joint," For Which See Page Dr. Ochsnersaid There Was One Complication In Fractures Of The Hip-joint Which He Believed Was Accountable ...

Francis Villar
Francis Villar (bordeaux) Said That Early Diagnosis Of Pancreatic Tumors Is Difficult, But Becomes Somewhat Easier As The Neoplasm Increases. A Zone Of Dulness Bounded Above By The Stomach Resonance And Below By The Colic Is The Principal Physi Cal Sign ; Insufflation Of The Stomach Augments The Superior Reso ...

Gall Stone Impacted In The
Gall-stone Impacted In The Ileum. Dr. Howard Lilienthal Reported This Case And Showed The Specimen Removed. The Patient Was A Woman, Sixty-four Years Old, Who Since Thanksgiving Day Had Suffered From Symptoms Of Chronic Intestinal Obstruction, Which Gradually Increased In Severity. An Examination Failed To Reveal Any Fecal Impaction, But ...

General Surgery I
General Surgery. I. A Contribution To Iodoforrn Poisoning. By Dr. Willy Anshutz (breslau). On Two Previous Occasions, A Male, Aged Thirty Years, Had Received From Eighty To Ninety Cubic Centimetres Of A To Per Cent. Iodoform Glycerin Injection Into A Cold Abscess Of Thigh Without Any Outward Symptoms. One Year ...

General Surgery
General Surgery. Experimental And Clinical Research On The Applica Tion Of Peroxide Of Hydrogen In Surgery. This Article Represents The Author's Praise Worthy Efforts In Having Placed On A Scientific Basis The Status Of In Surgery. As To Its Physiological And Pharmaceutical Properties, The Author States That A 3 Per ...

Genito Urinary Organs
Genito Urinary Organs. Beck's Operation For Hypospadias. Beck's Method Was Put To Test In Seven Children Between The Ages Of One And Nine Years. In None Of The Instances Was The Distance Of The Urethral Orifice From The Glans Penis More Than One And One-half Centimetres. The Glans Penis Was ...

Genitourinary Organs
Genitourinary Organs. The Author, Having To Treat A Boy, Nine Years Of Age, In Whom The Urethra Opened In The Peri Neum, Without A Vestige Of A Urethra Throughout The Penis, While The Imperforate Glans Penis Was Bound Down To The Perineum, Adopted With Success The Following Operative Method : ...

Gunshot Wounds In The
Gunshot Wounds In The American War. This Paper Has Been Prepared From The Record Of 1596 Cases Of Gunshot Wounds Admitted To The First Reserve Hos Pital, Manila, Philippine Islands, During The Philippino-ameri Can War, And Is Supplemented By The Personal Notes Of 462 Of These Cases Occurring During The ...

Head
Head. Exenteratio Cranii. Some Hitherto Unrecorded Effects Of High-velocity Bullets (swiss Rifle), When Delivered From The Immediate Vicinity, Are Worthy Of Note Because Of The Miraculous Phenomena Ensu Ing, And Because Of Their Medico-legal Import. An Account Of Three Cases Is Here Rendered In Which The Firing Distances Of Seven ...

Hydatid Cyst Of The
Hydatid Cyst Of The Prostate. The Following Case Is Presented Not Only Because Of Its Rarity, But Because Of The Questions Of Diagnosis Involved. I Have Called It An " Hydatid Cyst Of The Prostate" Be Cause I Can Come To No Other Conclusion In Regard To Its Ana Tomical ...

Hydatid Of The Prostate
Hydatid Of The Prostate. Dr. Bolton Bangs Presented A Man, Thirty-nine Years Of Age, Upon Whom He Had Operated For A Tumor Of The Prostate. For The History And Details Of This See Page 565. Dr. Lange,after Examining Dr. Bangs's Patient, Said That The Prostate Was Enlarged And Fairly Regular ...

Ileus Caused By Neoplasms
Ileus Caused By Neoplasms. My Clinical Experience With Ileus Due To Neoplasms Has Been Most Unsatisfactory, From The Fact That I Have Had A Mor Tality Of Nearly 5o Per Cent. Of All Cases Of This Kind That I Have Operated, Either From Shock Or Sepsis, Or Continued Obstruction Of ...

Ileus Due To Mechanical
Ileus Due To Mechanical Obstruction To The Faecal Current. In The Present Paper I Have Limited My Remarks To Me Chanical Ileus Or Enterostenosis, Or Acute Intestinal Obstruction In Which Faecal Movement Is Mechanically Impeded Or Pre Vented, A Condition That Is Accompanied By Pretty Uniform And Definite Symptoms, And ...

Ileus Due To Vascular
Ileus Due To Vascular Obstruction. 447 W. R. C., Aged Thirty-five Years, Married, Capitalist, Weight About Zoo Pounds, For Nearly Two Years, At Intervals Varying From Four To Six Weeks, Has Been Suffering, Especially After Over-indul Gence In Eating And Drinking, From Uncomfortable Feeling In The Epigastrium, And At Times ...

Iliac Aneurism Extirpation
Iliac Aneurism Extirpation. Presented Is A Man, Aged Forty-six Years, Who Was Admitted To The Roosevelt Hospital, In August Last, Suffering From A Painful Pulsating Tumor Of The Left Groin. Fifteen Years Before He Contracted Syphilis, Followed By Various Cutaneous Eruptions And Moderate Alopecia. Two Years Ago He First Noticed ...

Illustrated By The Microscopic
The Pathology Of Trigeminal Neuralgia, Illustrated By The Microscopic Ination Of Two Gasserian Ganglia. Theremoval Of The Gasserian Ganglion For Persistent Trigeminal Neuralgia Made The Study Of The Pathology Of This Disease Possible. The Operation Was Based Upon The Assump Tion, Either That The Ganglion Was The Focus Of The ...

Imperforate Rectum Dr Wharton
Imperforate Rectum. Dr. Wharton Presented A Two Months' Old Female Infant, Who, When Three Days Of Age, Was Admitted To The Children's Hos Pital, October 19, 1900, With The History That At Birth The Anus Was Normal In Appearance, And It Was Only After Twenty-four Hours That It Was Noticed ...

Infection By The Bacillus
Infection By The Bacillus Aerogenes In An Open Fracture Of The Radius And Ulna. Dr. John Roberts Said That He Desired To Put On Record A Case Of Gangrene Of The Forearm After An Open Fracture, Which Ap Pears To Have Been Due To Infection With The Gas Bacillus. A ...

Injection With Pure Carbolic
Injection With Pure Carbolic Acid. Dr. M. L. Harris Presented A Boy, Seven Years Of Age, Who Was Admitted To The Children's Hospital, August To, 19oo, And Discharged December 30. When Admitted, He Was Greatly Ema Ciated, Having Hectic Fever, Pain, And The Characteristic Deformity Of Hip-joint Trouble. There Was ...

Instrument For Facilitating The
Instrument For Facilitating The Of Hollow Viscera. Through The Courtesy Of Dr. O'hara That Day, He Had Used These Forceps On A Case Of Tubercular Peri Tonitis Which, After An Operation A Year Ago, Developed A Faecal Fistula In The Line Of The Incision. After Freeing Up The Adhesions, He ...

Intestine
Intestine. The Instrument Which I Wish To Describe Is An Improved Device For Holding The Cut Ends Of An Intestine In Position While They Are Being Sutured. The Instrument Can Be Readily Ad Justed To Fit Any Intestine, And Any Desired Tension Or Relaxa Tion May Be Given To The ...

Jules Boeckel
Jules Boeckel (strasburg) Said That Operations On The Pan Creas Are Indicated In Traumatisms And Inflammation With Their Sequelm (suppurative Pancreatitis, Gangrene, Haemorrhage) In Tumors Both Solid And Cystic. Wounds Of The Pancreas Are Gen Erally Quickly Fatal (haemorrhage And Concomitant Lesions Of Other Organs). The Treatment Consists In Asepsis ...

Large Vesical Calculus Dr
Large Vesical Calculus. Dr. E. J. Mellish Exhibited A Vesical Stone Which He Had Removed From A Patient In August. It Was Exhibited On Account Of Its Size. It Was Somewhat Triangular In Shape And Flattened. In Its Largest Circumference It Measured Six And A Half Inches ; In Its ...

Laryngectomy Under Eucaine
Laryngectomy Under Eucaine A Well-built Man Of Forty-six Years Of Age Was Re Ferred By The Laryngologist Of The Hospital, Dr. Joseph Gibb, To The Wards For The Removal Of A Carcinoma Of The Larynx. There Was No Family History Of Tumors Or Phthisis, Nor Had He Had Syphilis. He ...

Left Sided Appendiceal Abscess Dr
Left-sided Appendiceal Abscess. Dr. Francis T. Stewart Reported The Case Of A Boy, Aged Nine And A Half Years, Who Entered The Pennsylvania Hospital, August 8, 1899, Suffering With Diarrhcea And Slight Fever. There Was Nothing In The Family Or Previous History Bearing On The Case. Four Days Before, After ...

Long Immunity From Recurrence
Long Immunity From Recurrence After Moval Of Epithelioma Of The Lower Lip. Dr. Charles N. Dowd Presented An Old Man Upon Whom He Had Operated For The Removal Of An Epithelioma Of The Lower Lip Early In December, 1895, That Is, Almost Five Years Ago. Up To The Present Date ...

Long Lasting Immunity After Excision
Long-lasting Immunity After Excision Of Carcinoma Of The Breast. Dr. Charles N. Down, In Accordance With The Suggestion Of The President Of The Society, Last Spring, That Members Should Show Some Of The Cases Who Have Lived For Many Years After Having Had Cancers Excised, At The Last Meeting Had ...

Lumbar Hernia Dr
Lumbar Hernia. Dr. William Coleypresented A Child, Eleven Months Old, With A Hernial Protrusion About The Size Of A Goose-egg In The Left Lumbar Region. According To The Statement Of The Child's Parents, It Had Been Noticed Since Birth, And Was Probably Due To A Congenital Malformation Of The Abdominal ...

Malposition Of Kidney
Malposition Of Kidney. Dr. Gibbonspoke Of A Case Of Malposition Of The Kidney Which He Had Recently Seen In The Dissecting-room. The Organ, Which Was Of Normal Size, Was More Or Less Firmly Attached In The Left Iliac Fossa, Receiving Its Blood Supply By A Very Short Vessel From The ...

Mayo Robson
Mayo Robson (of Leeds) Was Of The Opinion That Pancreatic Affections Are Much More Common Than Usually Suspected. In His Judgment, It Is Important, In Cases Of Suppuration, To Reach The Pancreas From Behind. To Reach The Principal Pancreatic Duct, He Incises The Second Part Of The Duodenum And Opens ...

Modified Incisions For Laparotomy
Modified Incisions For Laparotomy. Dr. L. A. Stimson, Through Dr. Bolton, Presented Four Pa Tients Showing The Results Of A Transverse Incision After Lapa Rotomy. Dr. Stimson Said That In His Earlier Cases He Used A Slightly Curved Transverse Incision, Convexity Upward, Crossing The Median Line A Little Above The ...

Movable Kidney And Hydronephrosis
Movable Kidney And Hydronephrosis. Dr. Deaveralso Reported The Case Of A Woman, Aged Twenty One Years, Who Was First Attacked With Dull Aching Pain In The Left Loin In November, 1896, Since Which Time She Has Had Numerous Attacks Of This Pain, At Times Associated With Nausea And Vomiting. Immediately ...

Multiple Papillomata Of The
Multiple Papillomata Of The Bladder; Tirpation By Transverse Incision Through The Symphysis Pubis. Dr. Lange Presented A Man, Fifty-one Years Old, On Whom This Operation Was Done On The 9th Of March. Commenting Upon The He Said That The Removal Of Growths From The Cavity Of The Bladder In Stout ...

Neck Operative Treatmentof
Operative Treatment Of Spasmodic Torticollis, Neck. A Case Of A Woman, Fifty Six Years Of Age, Who For A Period Of Three Years Had Been The Vic Tim Of Spasmodic Torticollis. Pressure At The Point Of Entrance Of The Spinal Accessory Of The Right Side Into The Sternomastoid Muscle Caused ...

Neck
Neck. Radical Operation For Diverticula Of The Conjointly With The Account Of The Radical Operation Performed By Bruns For The Cure Of So Rare An Affection As Diverticulum Of The Esophagus, The Author Records And Analyzes Twenty-two Reported Cases Of Radical Cure. The His Tory Of The Operated Case Is ...

Neck_2
Neck. Median Osteotomy Of The Hyoid Bone. Vallas Has Devised An Excellent Means Of Gaining Access To The Lower Part Of The Pharynx And The Vestibule Of The Larynx. The Operation Is Indicated For The Removal Of Foreign Bodies, Of Benign Neoplasms, Of Epiglottal Cancers, And For The Treatment Of ...

Nephrectomy For Hydronephrosis
Nephrectomy For Hydronephrosis. Dr. Deaverfurther Reported The Case Of A Man, Thirty-eight Years Of Age, Who From Early Boyhood Had Suffered From Par Oxysmal Attacks Of Pain In The Right Side, Referred Along The Right Ureter. During These Attacks Had A Desire To Urinate Im Mediately, The Pain Ceasing At ...

Nephrectomy For Tuberculosis Dr
Nephrectomy For Tuberculosis. Dr. F. Tilden Brown Presented Three Patients, Saying That His Main Purpose In Presenting Them Was To Contribute Towards The Solution Of The Question Raised At The Last Meeting In The Dis Cussion Attending Dr. Murray's Case Of Vesical Tuberculosis, Viz.. Shall Such Cases Be Treated Surgically ...

Nephrolithiasis
Nephrolithiasis. Dr. Deaver Reported The Case Of A Man, Thirty-three Years Of Age, Who For Two And A Half Years Had Complained Of An Aching Pain In The Back, Which Increased On Motion, But Was Relieved By Rest. The Pain Radiated From The Anterior Superior Spine Of The Ilium, Through ...

Nervous System I
Nervous System. I. Nerve Suture. By Dr. Hugo Kramer (heidelberg). This Study Embraces Twenty-two Cases In Which Nerve Suture Was Practised On Divided Musculospiral Nine Times, Median Eleven Times, Ulnar Six Times, And Brachial Plexus Once. At The Outset, Attention Is Called To The Criteria By Which The Success Of ...

Neuropathic Ankle Due To
Neuropathic Ankle Due To Locomotor Ataxia. Dr. B. Farquhar Curtis, Through Dr. Gibson, Presented A Man, Thirty-eight Years Old, Who Began To Complain Of Dizziness And Uncertainty In Gait About Two And One-half Years Ago, And Advanced Locomotor Ataxia Is Now Present. Two Years Ago, With Out Sustaining Any Injury, ...

Operation In The Preperforative
Operation In The Preperforative Stage Of Typhoid. Dr. Robert G. Le Conte Detailed The History Of A Colored Man, Aged Twenty-three Years, Who Was Admitted To The Pennsyl Vania Hospital, December 23, 1896. He Had Been Well And At Work Until Three Days Previous To Admission, When He Began To ...

Operative Paralysis Of The
Operative Paralysis Of The Spinal Accessory Nerve. The Chief Clinical Importance Of Paralysis Of The Spinal Accessory Nerve Is Surgical. The Nerve Has A Long Course In The Neck And Traverses A Region Often Invaded By Tumors, Espe Cially By Those Originating In The Lymph Nodes. Whether They Be Suppurative, ...

Operative Treatment Of Cirrhosis
Operative Treatment Of Cirrhosis Of The Liver. Dr. Charles H. Frazier Read A Paper With The Above Title, For Which See Page 715. Dr. John B. De_kver Said That He Had Seen A Cure Following Simple Tapping In The Case Of A Man Who Had Every Indication Of Cirrhosis ; ...

Osteoplastic Amputation Of The
Osteoplastic Amputation Of The Arm. Dr. Meyer Presented A Man, Fifty-nine Years Old, Who Had Been Operated Upon Twice In Another City For An Epithelioma Of The Left Forearm, Which Had Recurred. When Dr. Meyer First Saw Him, There Was An Ulcerating Neoplasm On The Dorsal Aspect Of The Forearm, ...

Osteoplastic Amputation Of The_2
Osteoplastic Amputation Of The Arm. Has Published His Investigations Regarding The Carrying Capacity Of Amputation Stumps, Formed According To His Osteoplastic Method, It Is But Natural That We Should Have Adopted His Plan Of Operation When Performing Amputations On The Lower Extremities, Except In Cases Of Diabetic And Senile Gangrene. ...

Papilloma Of The Bladder
Papilloma Of The Bladder. Dr. Samuel Alexander Presented A Specimen Obtained From A Man, Forty-two Years Old, Who Was Admitted To Bellevue Hos Pital On December 20, 19oo, Complaining Of Hwmaturia And Inter Rupted Urination. He Stated That Four Weeks Previous To His Ad Mission He Had Had A Severe ...

Perforating Gastric Ulcer Simulating
Perforating Gastric Ulcer Simulating Appendicitis. Dr. Richard H. Harte Reported The Following Case. A Man, Thirty-one Years Of Age, Was Admitted To The Pennsylvania Hospital, Stating That He Was Perfectly Well Up To The Day Before Admission, When He Was Taken With Sharp Abdominal Pains. There Was No Vomiting Or ...

Perforation Of The Small
Perforation Of The Small Intestine Ing From The Kick Of A Gun Dr. William J. Taylor Related That On Saturday, July 28, 'goo, A Young Man Of Twenty-three Was Out Shooting, Using An Ordinary Double-barrelled Shot-gun. This Gun Was Accidentally Discharged While He Was Holding It In Front Of His ...

Performing Anastomosis Of Hollow
Performing Anastomosis Of Hollow Viscera By A New Instrument. A Thorough Appreciation Of The Responsibility One Takes Upon Himself When He Offers Something That Differs From The Procedures That Are In Vogue, Has Prompted Me To Use Every Endeavor To Find Wherein This Instrument Which I Present Was Weak. I ...

Plaster Of Paris As
Plaster Of Paris As An Immediate Dressing After Fracture Of The Leg. Dr. William G. Porter Presented Two Boys, Brought From The Hospital To Illustrate The Application Of A Dressing Which He Had Been Using For A Long Time In The Treatment Of Fractures Of The Leg. He Demonstrated This ...

Plastic Operation For The
Plastic Operation For The Relief Of Pharyngeal Occlusion Miltons Upon The Anterior Num. Dr. B. Farquhar Curtis Read A Paper With The Above Title, And In Connection With It Presented Two Patients. Dr. Kammerer Said That In One Instance He Had Removed Part Of The Maubrium, The Left Clavicle, And ...

Plastic Repair For Mutilation
Plastic Repair For Mutilation Of The Nose And Mouth. Dr. Joseph Bryantread A Paper With The Above Title. ...