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Observations on fungus hæmatodes or soft cancer, in several of the most important organs of the human body : containing also a comparative view of the structure of fungus hæmatodes and cancer. With cases and dissections / by James Wardrop.
- Wardrop, James, 1782-1869.
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Edinburgh : printed by George Ramsay and Company, for Archibald Constable and Company [et al], 1809.
xiii, 205 pages, vi plates : illustrations
Prov: Bookplate of Thomas Stewart Traill MD Note: Wardrop graduated MD at Edinburgh, and was house surgeon at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary before moving to London. He has been called the founder of ophthalmic pathology, and the above work was regarded to be the standard work on the subject. Almost half of the book deals with the eyeball, the rest with tumours of the extremities, testicle, liver, spleen, kidney, lungs, uterus, ovary and breast
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This material has been provided by the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. The original may be consulted at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.