[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Other Articles
January 13, 1940

Proctology for the General Practitioner

JAMA. 1940;114(2):186. doi:10.1001/jama.1940.02810020090039

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


The information contained in this volume is that which usually is included in recent books on diseases of the anus, rectum and colon. The author has compiled his material according to a scheme which is customary in similar volumes. The general introductory chapters are on symptomatology, anatomic subjects, examination and diagnosis, preoperative and postoperative treatment and anesthesia. Chapters on diseases of the anus and rectum follow, and the book closes with a chapter on therapeutic suggestions.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview