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October 1930


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By E. LESNÉ and M. COFFIN. Price, 25 francs. Pp. 140, with 21 figures and photographs. Paris: Gauthier-Villars & Cie, 1930.

Am J Dis Child. 1930;40(4):936. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1930.01940040233022

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The first two chapters of this book consider the character and causes of vomiting in the infant. The pathology, classification, gastric content and roentgenologic aspects and the various causes of vomiting are discussed. The last two chapters are devoted to pylorospasm and pyloric stenosis. The book is well written, the subject matter being taken from cases in the author's experience. A review of the literature is well discussed.

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