Image from page 223 of "Radiotherapy and phototherapy : including radium and high-frequency currents, their medical and surgical applications in diagnosis and treatment ; for students and practitioners" (1904)

Related Images

Image-51-09 Image-1460 image Image-1380 Image-254 Image-90 Image-1803 Image-1441 image Image-680 image Image-1462 image ~What's inside~ Image-1443 image ❀✽ Image'in ❀✽ II Image-89 ♪♪♪... Image in✽❀✽ image

License: No Copyright
Author: Internet Archive Book Images
Identifier: radiotherapyphot00alle Title: Radiotherapy and phototherapy : including radium and high-frequency currents, their medical and surgical applications in diagnosis and treatment ; for students and practitioners Year: 1904 (1900s) Authors: Allen, Charles Warrenne, 1854-1906 Franklin, Milton Stern, Samuel Subjects: Radiotherapy Phototherapy Radiotherapy Phototherapy Publisher: New York Philadelphia : Lea Contributing Library: Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine Digitizing Sponsor: Open Knowledge Commons and Harvard Medical School View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: lesions ofepithelioma upon the nose, ear, and neck. From August 15thto September loth no treatments were given; on this date aten-minute application was followed within eighteen hoursby an extensive dermatitis of the left side of the face andhead; upon the opposite cheek, which was turned away 14 210 RADIOTHERAPY from the tube, vesicles and bullae developed, involving alsothe right side of the nose and the mucous membrane,indicating that the ray had passed completely through, affect-ing the point of exit equally \\\\h the point of entrance. Thisdermatitis lasted from two to three weeks, and when theskin had healed the epithelioma was found much improved.On October i, 1903, the patient was discharged as cured.It is worthy of note in this most interesting case that aftertwenty years of almost constant combat, taking advantageof all know^n methods, it was only with the introductionof radiotherapy that a result could be obtained whichapproximated or promised to be a radical cure. Fig. ^6. Text Appearing After Image: Cicatrix resulting from the removal of an extensive epithelioma of the foreheadand region of the eve and ear bv the rav. Fig. 56 shows the appearances as presented toward theend of treatment. Unfortunately we have no illustration ofthe disease in its more unpromising stage. Mr. J. P., aged fifty-five years, seen October 2, 1902,.presented upon the side of the forehead a soft, waxy noduleof epithelioma which began about four years ago, but hasonly recently shown signs of spreading. The lesion hadentirely disappeared after about a dozen sittings. In the next illustration (Fig. 57) is seen the scar resulting-from a deep cancerous ulceration of the nose which has been PLATE VI. Note About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.


Select Image Size
Square 75X75 View Download
Large Square 150X150 View Download
Thumbnail 100X72 View Download
Small 240X174 View Download
Small 320 320X232 View Download
Medium 500X362 View Download
Medium 640 640X463 View Download
Medium 800 800X579 View Download
Large 1024X741 View Download
Original 1156X836 View Download