" surgical shock " I mean a condition brought about by exces-

rupture, and stretching of the nerve-sheaths. None of these have been demon-

or the application of a small blister, immediately behind the

as blood-pressure elevators, have on the systolic and dias-

chea 15 mg, of strychnine. Tetanus occurred after six minutes. There

retained. In 60 portions of decidua were left behind. The finger was suc-

tween the convolutions the round-cell infiltration is very extensive. All

Its surface is smooth and its borders everywhere regular. The lower

assisted by LTCs King and Tanner, plus Majors Barnes and Muller, is more included in the headquarters plan-

(London : The British Organotherapy Co., Ltd., Carlton House,

out under high pressure, in the cerebral veins. How, then

hosis hepatis and Banti's disease, together with the fact that

pain at times may be slight or even absent. The age of the patients had a

" urticaria." I saw her again on October Sth, 1914, when 1 found the lateral

extremely hkely that nearly every case, except the most

(paralysis and foot-drop) developed late in the illness. Among cardio-vas-

indeed, which causes assuredly the popular dread which prevails about

inspected. From the amount of fluid which is drawn into the bulb we may

In 1 9 10, 3,245 female patients were admitted to the London

pericarditis with effusion, provided there is a sufficient amount of fluid

euce of the brain rather firm. Borgherini found on microscopical exami-

a few more fits followed, but the animal survived. In this experiment

by previous examinations. When examined a calculus was found which did

ual to another by the subcutaneous injection of blood containing living

They included phthisis, acute peritonitis, pneumonia, carcinoma, typhoid,

Sander. Paralysis Agitans und Senilitat. Monatsschrift fUr Psychiatric und Neurologic, 1897.

cases like the present we have, perhaps, an example of practically

' A. C. Jordan : Internauonal Jour, of Surgery, 1914, XXVII., p. 106.

are not given. Patients are put to bed, each one having an attendant solely

I do not pretend to assert that the conditions I have

rhage, scorbutus, and miasmatic diseases. Galen described hypertrophy