Book Id: 51553 Parallèle entre la cephalotripsie et l'opération césarienne. Pres. copy. Alexandre Gueniot.

Parallèle entre la cephalotripsie et l'opération césarienne. Pres. copy

Publisher Information: Paris: A. Delahaye, 1866.

Guéniot, Alexandre (1832-1935). Parallèle entre céphalotripsie et l’opération césarienne. Thèse présentée au concours pour l’agrégation . . . 84pp. Paris: Adrien Delahaye, 1866. 216 x 138 mm. Modern wrappers. Title-leaf creased, minor scattered foxing, but very good. Presentation Copy, inscribed by the author on the title: “Monsieur le Docteur Duchoveny [?], professeur agrégé, hommage de l’auteur Guéniot.”

First Edition. Guéniot, who lived to the age of 102, presented his agrégation thesis before the Faculté de Médecine de Paris on 6 June 1866, taking as his topic the parallels between cephalotripsy (the act of crushing a fetus’s skull in the uterus to effect delivery) and cesarean section. Guéniot served as chief surgeon of the Paris Maternité and was a founding member of the Société obstetricale de France; he also published several works on obstetrics and gynecology.

Book Id: 51553

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