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illustrated.1904 Excerpt: ... By Dr. J. Taber Johnson: Dermoid
cyst. Discussed by Drs. Chappell, I. S. Stone, Kleinschmidt, G. B.
Miller and Nichols. See page 252. Of the specimens presented by Dr.
Lamb, the tumors of lungs were probably cancerous. The lungs were
everywhere adherent and the condition was probably secondary. The
patient, a woman, age 43, after having been ill about three months,
was admitted to hospital delirious and died two days afterward. The
necroscopy was made by a medical student. Mr. J. W. McClellan. He
found several large nodules in the right mamma and nodules also in
the mediastinal tissues and glands. There were also nodules in the
uterus. Evidently a case of general malignant disease, although the
primary focus may have been the mamma or uterus. Microscopic
examination not yet reported on. Malignant adenoma of pancreas
causing pressure on pancreatic and common bile ducts and their
tributaries. From a man, aged 63, a laborer. Said to have been sick
one month. Was admitted to hospital bleeding profusely from nose
and mouth; temperature 96, pulse 88, respirations 20. Died next
day. The necroscopy showed marked jaundice; yellowish ascitic fluid
in abdomen; liver large and bile stained; gall bladder distended
with dark bile; biliary channels dilated. Spleen small and soft;
capsule thickened. Kidneys showed atrophy of cortex. For Dr.
Winter, a specimen of malignant growths in uterus. From a woman,
age 54, who had been ill a long time; mother of several children.
The iliac and lumbar glands were enlarged. Dr. Jack read the paper
of the evening. Subject, "Surgery in Old Persons." Discussed by
Drs. Balloch, Abbe, Hasbrouck, Jewett, I. S. Stone, R. S. Lamb, J.
Taber Johnson and Kleinschmidt. See page 245. Wednesday, May
11--The President, Dr. Charles W. Richardson, in t...
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