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abdomen acid acute albumen albuminuria amyloid appearance arteries atrophy blood bowels Bright's Disease capsule casts cause cells cent chronic cirrhosis cirrhotic colour combined waxy Commentary.—This complained complications condition congested considerable contained convulsions corpuscles cortical substance croton oil death deposit diarrhoea diminished diuretics dropsy enlarged epithelium extravasations exudation fatal fatty degeneration fluid form of Bright's frequently granular healthy heart hyaline hypertrophy increased inflammation inflammatory form intestine iodine kidneys liver lungs malady malpighian bodies membrane microscopic examination morbid natural nephritis nervous night normal numerous observed occurs oedema organ pain pale passed patient pericarditis pericardium peritonitis pleurisy polyuria post-mortem present pulse quantity of urine renal affection renal disease Royal Infirmary second stage seen serous slight sometimes spleen stomach stroma surface swelling swollen symptoms syphilis system.—Normal thickened three times a-day tion tissue to-day treatment tube-casts tubercle tubules uraemia Urinary urine vessels vomiting waxy degeneration weighed
Page 326 - Silica, therefore, in its various forms, is a compound of silicon with oxygen. It consists of 48 per cent, of the former and 52 per cent, of the latter.
Page 18 - In the first stage, an exudation is poured out, and a destruction of the epithelium takes place. This exudation, affecting a large number of tubules, leads to enlargement of the organ, and also to fatty degeneration of the epithelium ; its absorption or removal, leads to ultimate atrophy.
Page 322 - Rosenstein again found pleurisy in 16 per cent., peritonitis in 8 per cent., and pericarditis in 7 per cent. of his cases of diffuse nephritis ; and he states generally that with the waxy degeneration the same affections occur, but less frequently. ,Thus, a remarkable discrepancy exists between the...
Page 312 - ... secondary affections of most frequent occurrence : — Dropsy, diarrhoea, pleurisy, peritonitis, pneumonia, catarrh, dyspepsia and chronic vomiting, coma with other affections of the head, chronic rheumatism, chronic diseases of the heart, and organic diseases of the...
Page 242 - CLINICAL LECTURES ON PARALYSIS, DISEASES OF THE BRAIN, and other AFFECTIONS of the NERVOUS SYSTEM. Second Edition. Foolscap 8vo. cloth, 6s. II. CLINICAL LECTURES ON CERTAIN DISEASES OF THE URINARY ORGANS, AND ON DROPSIES.
Page 180 - This consists of an hypertrophy of the connective tissue of the organ, and a consequent atrophy of all the other structures. It has been termed also "gouty kidney," " intertubular or interstitial nephritis,
Page 88 - It has also been claimed that some forms of uraemia may be associated with structural changes in the brain similar to those which occur in the retina in cases of neuro-retinitis. The experiments and facts upon which these theories are based, lead me to the following conclusions : First.
Page 11 - We shall now consider successively — 1. The inflammatory form, of which there are three stages — a That of inflammation. b „ fatty transformation. c ,, atrophy. 2. The waxy or amyloid form, of which also there are three stages — « That of degeneration of vessels. b „ secondary changes in the tubes. c „ atrophy. 3. The cirrhotic, contracting, or gouty form.
Page 141 - ... strumous. There was no positive evidence of syphilis, but she had a cachectic appearance, and complained much of pain in her bones. Autopsy. — The body was somewhat emaciated ; the heart and lungs were natural. The bronchi contained much muco-purulent fluid. The liver was large, weighed 4 Ib. 6 oz., was bound to the diaphragm by numerous old adhesions; it was fatty and waxy throughout ; both the cells and vessels were waxy. The spleen weighed 1 Ib. 1 oz. ; was extremely waxy. Both kidneys were...
Page 141 - May 30th, 1864. She stated that she had enjoyed good health until within four weeks of her admission, but for some months before she had observed that she passed a larger quantity of urine than natural. She was obliged to get up several times during the night to micturate. She had a little dropsy, but it disappeared on the occurrence of diarrhoea, a few weeks before admission. Her urine was pale, of sp. gr. 1010, contained much albumen, always exceeded 60 oz. daily, although she was affected at the...