Book Id: 51557 Lectures on ectopic pregnancy and pelvic haematocele. Pres. copy. Lawson Tait.
Lectures on ectopic pregnancy and pelvic haematocele. Pres. copy.

Lectures on ectopic pregnancy and pelvic haematocele. Pres. copy.

Publisher Information: Birmingham: "Journal" printing works, 1888.

Tait, Robert Lawson (1845-99). Lectures on ectopic pregnancy and pelvic haematocele. 107pp. 3 plates; text illustrations. Birmingham: “Journal” Printing Works, 1888. 242 x 152 mm. Original gilt-lettered cloth, a bit faded, some splits in the spine. Light toning but very good. Presentation Copy, inscribed “With the Author’s Compliments” on the title. 19th-century library bookplate.

First Edition. Tait, a pioneer in pelvic and abdominal surgery, introduced salpingectomy (surgical removal of a fallopian tube) for the treatment for ectopic pregnancy in 1883; see Garrison-Morton.com 6196. In the present work he also discussed the treatment of pelvic hematocele, a sometimes life-threatening type of hematoma that can be caused by ectopic pregnancy. Garrison-Morton.com 6199.

Book Id: 51557

Price: $450.00

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