[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 18.207.240.35. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Article
September 7, 1889

LETTER FROM NEW YORK.

JAMA. 1889;XIII(10):355-359. doi:10.1001/jama.1889.02401070031012

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

(FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.)

Dr. Janeway on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Basedow' s Disease—Dr. J. Lewis Smith on Idiopathic Contractions, or Tetany in Infancy and early Childhood.

The last meeting of the New York County Medical Association for the present season was an unusually attractive one; valuable papers by Professors E. G. Janeway and J. Lewis Smith constituting the main features of scientific interest. Dr. Janeway's was on "The Diagnosis and Treatment of Basedow's Disease," and in it he said his object was not to include the whole range of this affection, but rather to present some points derived from his personal observations in a considerable number of cases which might be of practical service. When well developed and presenting all the marked features characteristic of it, exophthalmic goitre could be at once recognized by any tyro; but the case was very different in the incipiency of the disease,

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