Category: Tumors


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"Self-Eventration of a Large Abdominal Hygroma Through a Scalpel Prick of the Peritoneum" [from] Johns Hopkins Hospital Bulletin, Vol. XXXI, No. 347, January, 1920.

By: HALSTED, William Stewart (1852-1922).

Price: $85.00

Publisher: [Baltimore]:, Johns Hopkins, 1920.: 1920

Seller ID: M13006

Offprint. 8vo. 2 pp. 3 figures (on one large folding double-page plate). Original green printed wrappers; front cover slightly soiled. Very good. Offprints of Halsted are rare on the market. It appears that Gerald Imber does not comment on this paper in his book, Genius on the Edge. Johns Hopkins Medical School had just opened in 1893. Halsted was working on a patient of just two years of age. The little girl had a case of abdominal hygroma, a condition that Halsted wrote about, on reflection, in 1920 after having seen the patient some 22 years after the first encounter. The follow-up exam pr... View more info

Pterional approach to the orbits for decompression or tumor removal.

By: HAMBY, Wallace B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: In:, Journal of Neurosurgery, Vol. XXI, No. 1, January, 1964.: 1964

Seller ID: M7629

265 x 172 mm. 8vo. Pages 15-18. [Entire volume: [x], 1129 pp.] 3 figs. Blue buckram, gilt spine. "Neurosurgery" rubber stamps, else fine. View more info