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Petasites paradoxus Baumg. Asteraceae Alpine Butterbur. Herbaceous Perennial. Distribution: Temperate Northern hemisphere. It contains pyrrolizidine alkaloids, which are hepatotoxic and cause liver cancers. Photographed in the Medicinal Garden of the Royal College of Physicians, London.
- Dr Henry Oakeley
Selected monographs : Czermak on the practical uses of the laryngoscope. Dusch on thrombosis of the cerebral sinuses. Schroeder van der Kolk on atrophy of the brain. Radicke on the application of statistics to medical enquiries. Esmarch on the uses of cold in surgical practice.
- Czermák, Johann N. 1828-1873. On the laryngoscope, and its employment in physiology and medicine.
An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavor, drawn up from the journals kept by the several commanders, and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq.
Fibro-sarcoma of the dura mater (card specimen) ; Multiple sarcomata in the cerebral hemispheres and pons Varolii, with entire absence of cerebral symptoms (card specimen) ; Psammoma involving the superior frontal gyrus of the right side (card specimen) ; Simply cyst occurring in the right lateral ventricle (card specimen) ; Sarcoma involving the left fifth nerve near its origin : multiple sarcomata of the body (card specimen) ; Primary carcinoma of the cerebellum : left lateral hemisphere (card specimen) ; Primary round-celled sarcoma involving the inferior vermiform process of the cerebellum (card specimen) ; A case of multiple intussusception ; Two specimens of osteitis deformans ; Intraosseous or central necrosis of the femur ; Central sarcoma of the shaft of the femur
- Power, D'Arcy, 1855-1941.