Issue - Southern Medical Association

Case Report

Ascites

Though our knowledge is still incomplete relative to some of the details in the pathogenesis of ascites, a review such as this brings our thinking up to date.

Case Report

Sickness and Absence in Industrial Population

The factors accounting for absence from work are most important in industry. On the other hand their relationship to the person's mental and physical well-being are also important. The doctor in industry thus occupies a strategic position in the community welfare.

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Psychogenic Factors in Infertility and Frigidity

Long standing infertility corrected not infrequently by adoption of a child offers an interesting area of speculation as to psychiatric causes. The interpretation of frigidity in psychiatric terms is on much firmer ground.

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The Man Behind the Bag

Anesthesia is an abnormal condition and thus is not without side effects. The author urges controlled respiration to avoid hypoventilation.

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Premature Ejaculation: A New Approach

This is a complaint which the urologist hears from his patient. The internist hears it not uncommonly from a wife. In any event it has offered a problem difficult of solution. Here is a new suggestion for treatment that seems to have merit.

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Neurilemmoma of the Pharynx

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Rehabilitation Centers in Modern Medicine

The author describes the multiple functions of the rehabilitation center and what it means to the community.

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Farm Injuries

The care of the greater number of farm accidents falls to the lot of the general practitioner or general surgeon who should be prepared to give adequate and proper emergency treatment.

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Pain Patterns in Peptic Ulcer: Clinical Application

The pain patterns in peptic ulcer may clearly indicate whether the lesion is limited to the involved viscus, or whether penetration or invasion of adjacent tissue has occurred. Thereby prognosis in terms of medical or surgical management may be anticipated.

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Carcinomas of the Colon Associated with Adenomas: A Preventable Disease

The adenomatous polyp, not a rare lesion, is the forerunner of carcinoma of the colon in almost all instances. The diagnosis of treatment of this benign lesion is the best prophylaxis against carcinoma of the colon, one of the common forms of malignancy.

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The Problem of the Cervical Stump

The cervical stump left after incomplete hysterectomy has the anticipated incidence of carcinoma of the cervix in general. In the presence of malignancy, however, treatment is handicapped.

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The Uses of Air in Ophthalmic Surgery

The use of air injected into the anterior chamber of the eye has uses both in treatment and as an aid in ophthalmic surgery.

Editorial

BOOK REVIEWS

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SOUTHERN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION Minutes of Forty-Ninth Annual Meeting Houston, Texas, November 14–17, 1955

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THE BASIC TREATMENT OF RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

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SOUTHERN MEDICAL NEWS

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THE PRESIDENT’S PAGE

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25 YEARS AGO

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MEDICAL EDUCATION WEEK

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BOOKS RECEIVED

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CRYOGLOBULINEMIA AND GANGRENE OF DIGITS

Original Article

Pseudoparalysis of the Inferior Oblique Muscle

Original Article

Vascular Lesions of Thrombotic Thrombocytopenia (Moschcowitz’s Disease) Following Bilateral Nephrectomy of the Dog

Original Article

The Internist’s Role in the Treatment of Hyperthyroidism and its Complications

Original Article

Generalized Ringworm Infections: Report of a Case Due to Epidermophyton Floccosum

Original Article

Hyperparathyroid Disease In Urology