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Surgery : its principles and practice / by various authors ; edited by William Williams Keen.

Keen, William W. 1837-1932.

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Philadelphia ; London : W.B. Saunders, 1906-1921.

Physical description

8 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm +


Each vol. has own index
Spine title: Keen's surgery
Vols. 4 & 5 edited by William Williams Keen and John Chalmers Da Costa


v. 1. History; surgical physiology; surgical pathology; infections; tumors; wounds.--v. 2 Bones; joints; fractures; dislocations, orthopedics; muscles; lymphatics; skin; nerves; spine.--v. 3. Head; neck; thorax; esophagus; abdominal wall; peritoneum; stomach; liver; spleen; pancreas.--v. 4 Intestines; rectum; hernia; genito-urinary organs; eye; ear; military, naval, tropical surgery.--v. 5 Vascular; gynecology; anesthesia; X-rays; operative & plastic; infections; legal pathologic relations; hospital organization.--v. 6 The newest surgery; general index to complete works. vols. I-VI.--v. 7. Supplementary volume. General: military; naval; technic; fractures; spine & peripheral nerves; orthopedic; vascular system.--v. 8. Supplementary volume. Muscles; endocrines; amputations; bones; joints; head; thorax; abdomen genito-urinary radium; X-ray; anesthesia; legal.

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Includes bibliographies


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