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Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

The Great Plague of London, 1665

The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

“Pestilence” and the Printed Books of the Late 15th Century

Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904–1914

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
Salivation not necessary for the cure of the venereal disease, in any degree whatever, and all gleets curable :  proved by a variety of examples, selected from no less than six hundred and seventy cases : to these are annexed, other particular cases of the venereal disease, two extraordinary cases of the leprosy, one of which was hereditary, and also an extraordinary cure of a soldier afflicted with a great number of large, inveterate, scorbutic ulcers in the head and limbs, deemed incurable, the last was proved in Westminster-Hall   / by Charles Hales, late surgeon to the hospital at the Savoy ...
Name/Creator
Hales, Charles, surgeon, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1159377 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for J. Almon
Language
English
Description
xvi, 17-70 [i.e. 72] p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Sexually transmitted diseases -- Treatment -- Early works to 1800 ;  Leprosy -- Treatment -- Early works to 1800 ;  Ulcers -- Treatment -- Early works to 1800

Category
Medical Education and Practice

Syphilis, 1494-1923

Note
Head pieces; initials.


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