Observations on the cancerous breast: consisting chiefly of original correspondence between the author and Dr Baillie, Mr Cline, Dr Babington, Mr Abernethy and Dr Stokes. Published by permission of the writers. With an introductory letter to Mr. Pitcairn / by Joseph Adams.

  • Adams, Joseph, 1756-1818.
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Also known as

Account of the dissection of a man


London : Longman and Rees, 1801.

Physical description

iv, 151 pages, 1 unnumbered pagef : illustrations ; 22 cm


Includes: "An account of the dissection of a man, that died of suppression of urine, produced by a collection of hydatids, between the neck of the bladder and rectum; with observations on the manner in which hydatids grow and multiply in the human body" by John Hunter, M.D. F.R.S. and physician to the Army. Read April, 17, 1787 (caption title): p. [1]-17, and its Supplement: p. 18-21.


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This material has been provided by Royal College of Physicians, London. The original may be consulted at Royal College of Physicians, London.

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