DR. DERCUM'S CLINICAL REPORT.
The following case, both because of the rarity of the affection from which the patient suffered and because of the interesting nature of the symptoms, is worthy of record.Mr. X., a business man, 32 years of age, married, a native of Louisville, Ky., came under my care on Nov. 20, 1899.
—The father died at 68 years of age, of some affection of the heart. The mother is living and well at 60, also a brother and sister. The family history is negative as regards mental, nervous and other diseases.
—The patient was rather delicate as a baby, suffered from various diseases of childhood, had an attack of scarlet fever which resulted in disease of the ears, but in youth he seemed to be rather healthy. Twelve years ago he was said to have had an attack of typhoid fever. Some
DERCTJM FX, KEEN WW, SPILLER WG. ENDOTHELIOMA OF THE GASSERIAN GANGLION; TWO SUCCESSIVE RESECTIONS OF THE GANGLION; FIRST, BY THE EXTRADURAL (HARTLEY-KRAUSE) OPERATION, AND, SECONDLY, BY AN INTRADURAL OPERATION. JAMA. 1900;XXXIV(17):1026–1033. doi:10.1001/jama.1900.24610170004001a
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