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Page 239 - ... and with infinitely less effort, than the action of the knife. Mortifying the tissues step by step, they give rise to no effusion of blood, and affect less deeply the economy than the operation, properly so called.
Page 125 - ... without adhesion with the neighbouring tissues, without engaging her attention : is it possible to deny that this is an adenoid or harmless tumour ? Having grown to the size of two fists in six months, and then extirpated by Blandin, this tumour was, notwithstanding, found to be formed of the encephaloid tissue.