A Clinical Treatise On Diseases Of The Liver (volume 2)

Paperback | February 4, 2012

byFriedrich Theodor Frerichs

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1879. Excerpt: ... right lung was firmly adherent and contained a mass of yellow tubercle the size of a pigeon's egg. Two ounces of clear fluid in the pericardium; patches of opacity (Sehnenflecken) over the right ventricle; margins of mitral valves somewnat thickened; heart normal in all other respects. The mucous membrane of the stomach pale; in the small intestine, near the ileo-colic valve, was a small, excavated, recent ulcer, and yellow tubercle beneath the mucous membrane; pale, pulpy, faecal matter in the colon and caecum, the mucous membrane of which was of a slaty-gray hue. The spleen was slightly enlarged, very lardaceous, dry, and reddishbrown; Malpighian bodies not visible. Liver remarkably small; its right lobe completely hidden by the tortuous curvature of the ascending colon. Surface of the liver uneven and covered with nodules from the size of a pea to that of a linseed; its margins shrivelled; parenchyma nodulated and firm. In the convex portion of the right lobe was a cyst, the size of a walnut, containing dead echinococci. The liver was connected to the diaphragm and the adjoining organs by numerous bands, which were infiltrated with serum. Bile dark and inspissated. Surface of kidneys slightly granular and capsule firmly adherent; whitish infiltrations of firm consistence in some portions of the cortical substance. Bladder normal. The ovaries and Fallopian tubes were adherent to the posterior wall of the uterus, which was atrophied; cicatrices in the vagina. A very red excrescence, like a cock's-comb, was observed above the orifice of the urethra. Observation No. XXXIII. Constitutional Syphilis.--Epilepsy.--Abuse of Spirits.--Death in an Epileptic Mt. Autopsy.--Cirrhosis of the Liver.--Enlarged Spleen.--Chronic Catarrh of the Stomach. Julius Kessel, lab...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1879. Excerpt: ... right lung was firmly adherent and contained a mass of yellow tubercle the size of a pigeon's egg. Two ounces of clear fluid i...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:120 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.25 inPublished:February 4, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217157645

ISBN - 13:9780217157643

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