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The causes and prevention of phthisis

by Arthur Michell Ransome

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Published by Smith, Elder in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesMilroy lectures -- 1890
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 146 p.
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24342106M
OCLC/WorldCa14776965

  Phthisis bulbi implies, in clinical terminology, a shrunken globe, usually from ceased aqueous humor formation (phthisis meaning "wasting away"). The intraocular pressure approaches 0 mm Hg. As a consequence, the cornea becomes distorted and Cited by: 9.   Tuberculosis (TB) describes an infectious disease that has plagued humans since the Neolithic times. Two organisms cause tuberculosis -- Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium bovis.. Physicians in ancient Greece called this illness "phthisis" to reflect its wasting character.

On the Symptoms and Treatment of Incipient Phthisis * C. M. Durrant * Abstract of a paper read at the anniversary meeting of the Eastern Branch of the Medical Association held at Ipswich, June 17th, Cited by: 3. Continued. In most cases, you’ll have to use the medicines on your skin for 2 to 4 weeks to make sure you kill the fungus that causes ringworm. It also will lower its chance of coming back.

Accident Analysis & Prevention provides wide coverage of the general areas relating to accidental injury and damage, including the pre-injury and immediate post-injury phases. Published papers deal with medical, legal, economic, educational, behavioral, theoretical or empirical aspects of transportation accidents, as well as with accidents at. A practical treatise on phthisis pulmonalis: embracing its pathology, causes, symptoms and treatment.


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The causes and prevention of phthisis by Arthur Michell Ransome Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Ransome, Arthur, Causes and prevention of phthisis. London, Smith, Elder, (OCoLC) THE PREVENTION OF PHTHISIS. THE PREVENTION OF PHTHISIS. By JAMES NIVENs M.A., M.B., M.O.H. for Oldham. THE paper by Dr. Louis C. Parkes in the May number cf PUBLIC HEALTH is such an intricate mixture of policy and science that it is a somewhat difficult matter to take up any part of his arguments and disentangle the two, one from the by: 1.

The phthisis is due to ulceration of the lung: a devouring acrid humour is its cause, a greedy ill devours the tender flesh. He is prone to phthisis who is gripped by slow fever, whose kin are phthisical, is narrow-chested, coughs often but brings up little, has foul pus hidden in his : François Du Port.

Now we shall discourse on the (symptoms and) medical treatment of Phthisis (Shosha-Pratishedha) The mythological origin of The causes and prevention of phthisis book (Phthisis):—. The Moon-god married 27 daughters of Daksha of whom he was attached to Eohini in the extreme.

Thereupon the personated wrath of his father-in-law, Daksha entered the Moon-god in the shape of Phthisis, whereby the body of the Moon-god began to. Yes, Phthisis causes complications if it is not treated.

Below is the list of complications and problems that may arise if Phthisis is left untreated: vascular infectious; tuberculosis related sepsis; impaired pulmonary function. Even were the loss of albumen not the cause of tubercle, it must be conceded by all, that stopping the waste of so highly nutritious and necessary an element of the blood for the nutrition of most of the soft tissues, would, never-the-less, be of the utmost importance, to arrest this cause of emaciation and debility, and would, let its cause be what it may, leave the patient with so much more.

Phthisis bulbi represents an ocular end-stage disease that results from wound healing secondary to various causes such as severe trauma, inflammation, necrotizing tumors, and/or vascular diseases.

It results in vision loss and continues to be an important cause of blindness. An Inquiry into the Principal Causes of the Reduction in the Death-Rate from Phthisis during the last Forty Years, with Special Reference to the Segregation of Phthisical Patients in General Institutions - Volume 6 Issue 3 - Arthur NewsholmeCited by: A Practical Treatise On Phthisis Pulmonalis: Embracing Its Pathology, Causes, Symptoms And Treatment by U.S.

National Library of Medicine Kindle Edition. Some of the causes of Phthisis are included in the list below: AIDS Immunodeficiency Pneumoconiosis - in coal mine workers Malnutrition Alcoholism. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : B.

Wyman. million () Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease usually caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) bacteria. Tuberculosis generally affects the lungs, but can also affect other parts of the body. Most infections show no symptoms, in which case it is known as latent : Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

First published inthis book presents a study of tuberculosis. It looks first at its causes, before examining how the problem of mortality from illness had already been reduced. The third part of the book then focuses on measures for reducing and annihilating tuberculosis : Sir Arthur Newsholme.

The Cause and prevention of consumption ; a disease also known as "tuberculosis," "pulmonary tuberculosis," "phthisis," "tubercular consumption," "pulmonary consumption" and "consumption of.

This is what doctors call it when babies are born with cataracts. They may be caused by infection, injury, or poor development in the womb. They may be caused by infection, injury, or poor. Other causes of Sosha and their Symptoms. Sexual excess, grief, old age, over-fatiguing physical exercise, toils of journey, fasting, ulcers and ulceration of the Urah (lungs) are included by certain authorities within the exciting factors of this disease, Sosha.

A case of Sosha due to sexual excess is attended with all the symptoms due to loss of semen and is marked by palour or yellowness of. The Frequency, Causation, Prevention, and Treatment of Phthisis Pulmonalis in Asylums for the Insane; Essay for which was awarded the Bronze Medal of the Medico-Psychological Association, - Volume 45 Issue - F.

CrookshankCited by: 1. Phthisis bulbi, also known as end-stage eye, is an atrophic scarred and disorganized globe that may result from a variety of severe ocular insults. Epidemiology In general, phthisis bulbi involves elderly patients, usually years of age 7. Causes and Prevention Cancer prevention is action taken to lower the risk of getting cancer.

This can include maintaining a healthy lifestyle, avoiding exposure to known cancer-causing substances, and taking medicines or vaccines that can prevent cancer from developing.Your source for expert health tips, fast workouts, weight loss strategies, natural cures, nutrition advice, healthy recipes, and more.Treatise on the immediate cause, and the specific treatment of pulmonary phthisis, and tubercular diseases Uniform Title(s): De la cause immédiate et du traitement spécifique de la phthisie pulmonaire et des maladies tuberculeuses.