Remarks on that Kind of Palsy of the Lower Limbs Which Is Frequently Found to Accompany a Curvature of the Spine, and Is Supposed to Be Caused by It, Together with Its Method of Cure.
Place Published: Baltimore
Publisher: Williams & Wilkins
Date Published: 1936
Description: 42pp. IN: Med. Classics, vol.1, no.4, pp.281-328. Small, thin 4to, original orange printed wrappers, (top of spine warped). Baltimore, 1936. First Edition. December issue offered entire. Very good.
Comments: "Pott's disease." Percival Pott, surgeon to St. Bartholomew's Hospital for more than 40 years, left a classical description of spinal curvature due to tuberculous caries and causing paralysis of the lower limbs. He did not, however, recognize its tuberculous nature. GM 4304. ALSO INCLUDED: Pott. Some General Remarks on Fractures and Dislocations. 8 plates, 5pp. Pp. 332-37.Binding: paperback
Condition: very good
Book ID: 84536