[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
October 24, 1891

AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION.SECTION OF ORAL AND DENTAL SURGERY.

JAMA. 1891;XVII(17):613-616. doi:10.1001/jama.1891.02410950001001

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

Abstract

(Concluded from page 602.)

DISCUSSION ON DR. MARSHALL'S PAPER ON

THE RHEUMATIC AND GOUTY DIATHESIS, AS MANIFESTED IN DISEASES OF THE PERIDENTAL MEMBRANE.

Dr. Williams:—Mr. Chairman, I have a few words to say, and that is that this paper seems to me to be a very sound and rational paper in every respect. There is a point of originality in the cause of secretions which strikes me as quite new. Another point that I fully concur in is that the local treatment, whether by ploughing with instruments or by application of various medicaments, will not produce the preventative action we want.

Dr. Noble:—I was very much interested in one or two points in the paper, and that was the source of this deposit that we find frequently in these deep seated troubles, and I know that we want to seek for something besides a local cause. I was very glad

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