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A Compend of General Pathology and Morbid Anatomy (Paperback) Loot Price: R397
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A Compend of General Pathology and Morbid Anatomy (Paperback): Henry Newbery Hall
A Compend of General Pathology and Morbid Anatomy (Paperback): Henry Newbery Hall

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A Compend of General Pathology and Morbid Anatomy (Paperback)

Henry Newbery Hall

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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. 1894 Excerpt: ...sub mucosa. It is composed of non-striated muscular tissue, having a circular arrangement on the inside, but externally it is longitudinal. The mucosa is quite a dense tissue, due to the compact arrangement of the glands which it contains, and between which we find a delicate connective tissue in which are the capillaries supplying the glands, and arranged vertically to the surface. The whole mucous membrane is covered with columnar epithelium--secreting mucus. We also find numerous small ducts which lead from the glands. From the above one will readily see that the stomach is exceedingly prone to inflammatory conditions. The blood-vessels play the part of a lung. The arteries encircle the base of the glands, while the veins girdle the orifices, the latter absorbing the nutritive material, while the arteries furnish the gastric juice. There is always a hyperemic condition present during digestion, consequently the necessity of rest to an irritable stomach is evident. The whole stomach is enveloped in a layer of peritoneum, and it is through this surface that the arteries enter and ramify in the different layers of the stomach. The point of distribution forming a cone, the apex of which reaches into the sub-mucosa, while the base rests upon the mucous membrane. MALFORMATIONS.-The stomach may be entirely absent, very small, or the cavity may be divided into two parts by a constriction through the middle. The pyloric orifice may be entirely closed or stenosed. Mm Submucous coat. CONGESTION.--It may be the result of most any irritation, and when continued leads to chronic inflammation. Active congestion gives a bright red color, while passive congestion, which is liable to become chronic, resulting from an obstruction of the heart or liver circulation, gives ri...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: March 2012
First published: March 2012
Authors: Henry Newbery Hall
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 4mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 78
ISBN-13: 978-1-130-76799-5
Barcode: 9781130767995
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LSN: 1-130-76799-X

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