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Bulletin of the Lloyd Library of Botany, Pharmacy and Materia Medica ...
Lloyd Library and Museum
No preview available - 2018
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Page i - London ; | and | Professor of Materia Medica, Natural History and Botany, | in the | University of Pennsylvania.
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Page 33 - FROM the period that the swelling was at its height, to its entire disappearance, the itching was almost universal, and much more insupportable than it was before. I attributed this itching to the influence of the poison, which, I suppose, was conveyed into the system, from the time that the axillary gland began to swell and inflame. Nevertheless, I could not discover that there...
Page i - MD President of the Philadelphia Linnean" and Medical Societies; one of the VicePresidents of the American Philosophical Society! Member of the Imperial Society of Naturalists at Moscow in Russia; and Professor of Materia Medica, Natural History, and Botany, in the University of Pennsylvania.