Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

The menstrual cycle and its disorders. Theoretical explanations etc of it

Part of
Parkes Weber, Frederick (1863-1962)
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work


Superstitions connected with it. Toxicity of menstrual blood etc. Hygiene regarding it. Male and female sex cycles. Female and male sex hormones and ovarian hormones. Oestrogenous origin of fibromyomata of uterus etc. Oestrus-producing hormones {Artificial sex hormones. Tumorigenous and carcinogenous effect of excessive oestrogens. 'Gonadotrophic' hormones for males as well as females--'luteotrophic hormone'. Ascheim-Zondeck and other tests. Intersexuality problems--experimental work etc. 'Pseudo-pregnancy' problems--'pseudocyesis'. Re amenorrhoea and climacteric disorders. 'Psychical sexuality' in relation to 'physical sexuality' in supposed 'hermaphrodites' and 'pseudohermaphrodites'. Sexual feelings after oophorectomy etc. Knaus's periodic fertility and sterility--'natural birth-control'. 'Pre-menstrual tension'. Recurrent miscarriage. Morphological and functional homologies of the male and female reproductive organs. Female and male 'climacteric disturbances'



Physical description

1 file

Terms of use

This item is restricted. You will need to complete a Restricted Access form agreeing to anonymise personal data before you will be allowed to view this item. Please see our Access Policy for more details. Restricted until 1 January 2063.

Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores
    RestrictedOnline request

Permanent link