The tumor was not tender and very freely movable; the patient moved it about the abdomen herself. These, however, do not interfere with the continuance of life, provided the orifices of this organ be Malformations of the intestinal canal are numerous and various. As both of these diseases are spread by contagion, and, in the vast majority of cases, by contagion only, and for that very reason are preventable, the loss of life is an injustice committed against the dead and their abaixo families and against society. It would be millennial, of course, if we could go through life without sacrificing anything in order that we might ourselves live, but so long as man is the dominant force, so long as this world is his world, it is inevitable that the lesser orders of creation pay tribute.

The only inferences that can be drawn from the ductus venosus, are these: if it be obliterated, it is a proof that the child has lived and respired; on the contrary, as it remains open a day or two at least after birth, its being found open is no proof that the child was born dead. Palms of the hands from contact of irritating substances, and are commonly termed bakers', bricklayers', and washerwomen's itch. In hospital practice cylindrical rubber 20 bags are provided for this purpose, and are encased in flannel bags for use.


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I have had cases in which the vagiual portion 40 was amputated, and in which the microscope showed that the malignant disease was limited to an area well below the plane of section. One instance will illustrate the truth of my renark (villamide). In such a condition of the mitral orifice it is certain, that an auricular contraction capal)le of producing an elevation in the apex tracing, such as is seen in the auricular systolic portion of these tracings, must have produced a very distinct increase in the loudness of the continuous direct mitral bruit, which was heard extending over the greater part of the diastolic interval. Another cause of stricture amongst our sailor patients arises from injuries where the lenin urethra becomes bruised or lacerated. Whenever, with the physical signs of abundant effusion, we have great labor and distress of our duty to propose and urge the mechanical removal of the pressure Again, when the patient, without suffering much dyspnosa while he lies quiet, is yet evidently losing ground from day to day, and early death by asthenia appears, without the operation, to be inevitable; and when all other means for getting rid "vilamid" of the imprisoned liquid have failed; and when no other condition of disease, or of advanced age, exists to account for the progressive sinking: then also, in my opinion, the patient should not be denied the chance which the operation may afford. The occurrence of both hepatic and tab renal calculi in such numbers. The illustrations are all that could be desired, the text is clear, and the typographical work of a high order.

Curtis, White Plains Robert Condit Eddy, New Rochelle H: putin. It appears that a few observations have been made on the inhibitory action on de the grrowth of tubercle bacilli of salts of cerium and some other rare earth metals. If this be so, it will be found in looking along the series that while one tube shows strong agglutination with sedimentation the next succeeding tube shows no agglutination or only a trace. This must always be a grave objection to very narrow specialities, but it does not apply to the broad that is to say, such a reasonable application of the principles of the" division of labour" as shall enable each practitioner, not only to completely master the department of Medicine which he selects for special study, but to advance the general knowledge of the profession by For example, diseases of the ear are often dependent upon, or are connected with, diseases of other parts of the body; and the doctor who confines his practice to diseases of the ear may be in danger of losing sight of the broad facts of medicine, and in attempting to cure the ear may damage the body; but by extending his practice to all the organs of special sense, which might fairly form a department of Medicine, he would be obliged to take in a range of observation and thought which would enforce a knowledge of the interdependence of diseases of the lungs with those of the heart, arteries, and windpipe; diseases of the brain with those of the lungs, heart, and arteries; and all of these are often inseparably connected, in the relation of cause or effect, with affections of the stomach, liver, pancreas, kidneys, intestinal glands, etc., etc. For this reason nearly all surgical references have been excluded, and the subjects of X-rays and phototherapy have not been deeply considered.