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October 1, 1898

A Clinical Manual of Skin Diseases, with Especial Reference to Diagnosis and Treatment. For the use of students and general practitioners.

JAMA. 1898;XXXI(14):806. doi:10.1001/jama.1898.02450140060025

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This book is divided into two parts, of which Part I contains introductory observations on symptomatology, causes of skin diseases, diagnosis, local distribution of skin diseases, treatment and classification; Part II, diseases of the skin proper, inflammations, hemorrhages, hypertrophies, atrophies, new growths, neurosis, diseases of the appendages of the skin, sweat glands, sebaceous glands, hair follicles, nails; parasitic diseases and animal parasitic infections. The work is well illustrated, and carefully written. As in the past, it will continue to be a favorite. We sincerely hope, however, that in the next edition the decimal system of dosage will be used in the prescriptions.

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