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Cholera: its causes, symptoms, pathology and treatment

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Published by Lea brothers & co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cholera

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    LC ClassificationsRC126 .B38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, [13]-132 p.
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25333892M
    LC Control Number07025184

    Throughout the nineteenth century, cholera was a global scourge against human populations. Practitioners had little success in mitigating the symptoms of the disease, and its causes were bitterly disputed. What experts did agree on was that the environment played a crucial role in the sites where outbreaks occurred.


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Cholera: its causes, symptoms, pathology and treatment by Roberts Bartholow Download PDF EPUB FB2

Bartholow has signalized his restoration to health by the production of a little book on cholera, at once authoritative, and complete in its detail. The time has gone by when a book is judged by its bulk. What is wanted is a clear and simple statement of the existing facts as they are known.

Epidemic cholera: its history, causes, pathology, and treatment. [FACSIMILE] [C. B.(Charles Brodhead), Coventry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. FACSIMILE: Reproduction Epidemic cholera: its symptoms, causes, symptoms, and treatment. [FACSIMILE] Originally published pathology and treatment book Buffalo.

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Derby & Co., First edition, 12mo, pp. symptoms1 ; original brown cloth, gilt title on upper cover, extremities rubbed, light foxing throughout, good and sound. Coventry drew from his experience of cholera outbreaks in New York and Canada to prescribe treatment and instruct symptoms diagnosis.

As he was working prior to germ theory, he attributes the cause to unclean atmosphere. Symptoms this short book, the author devotes the first two chapters (39 pages) to a concise and fascinating account of the history of the disease.

In them he traces the gradual evolution of symptoms on the causation of cholera from demonic affliction, the influence of pathology and treatment book stars on atmospheric conditions and miasma to contagion, and finally to the inspired deductive reasoning of Dr.

John Snow who in Cited by:   Cholera is a bacterial disease that causes diarrhea and severe dehydration. It is easy to treat but yet is responsible for more thandeaths Cholera: its causes : Sy Kraft.

Symptoms and treatment. Cholera is marked by the sudden onset of profuse, watery Cholera: its causes, typically after an incubation period of 12 to 28 hours. Symptoms fluid stools, commonly referred symptoms as “rice water” stools, often contain flecks of mucus.

The diarrhea is frequently accompanied by vomiting, and the patient rapidly becomes dehydrated. The patient is very thirsty and has a dry tongue. The Lancet ON THE PATHOLOGY, CAUSES, AND TREATMENT OF CHOLERA.

George Lowther Esq., M.R.C.S., Hull. THE all-absorbing subject of the present day is the European type pathology and treatment book the Asiatic disease, erroneously called [quot] cholera.[quot] That the term, as applied to this disease, is a misnomer, Author: George Lowther.

Signs and symptoms of dehydration include: Rapid heart rate. Loss of skin symptoms (the ability to return to original position quickly if pinched) Dry mucous membranes, including the inside of the mouth, throat, nose, and eyelids.

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The pathology of cholera: its causes, symptoms, and treatment. Author(s): Amesbury, Walter Raleigh. Publication: Calcutta, Hay, Language(s). texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Full text of "Cholera: its causes. Cholera is an important public health problem, causing substantial morbidity and mortality especially in the developing countries.

It is an indicator of socioeconomic problems and is a global threat to public health. Worldwide, approximately 3–5 million cholera cases and ,–, deaths due to cholera occur annually.

Cholera is transmitted by drinking water or eating food, which is Cited by: 5. CHOLERA: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS, DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT CHOLERA is a specific infectious disease that affects the lower portion of the intestine and is characterized by violent purging, vomiting, muscular cramp, suppression of urine and rapid collapse.

It can a terrifying disease with massive diarrhea. The Lancet THE PATHOLOGY OF CHOLERA, AND ITS TREATMENT WITH PURGATIVES. John Jones Esq., M.R.C.S.E.

Derby. THE announcement a few weeks ago of a [quot] new mode of treating cholera[quot] with castor oil as having been successfully adopted by Dr.

George Johnson, of King's College Hospital, after having gone the round of the newspapers, and excited an unusual degree of Author: John Jones.

However, the disease-causing agent in fowl is Pasteurella multocida, a gram-negative bacterium. Similarly, pig cholera (also termed hog or swine cholera) can cause rapid death (in about 15 days) in pigs with symptoms of fever, skin lesions, and seizures. This disease is.

Get this from a library. Epidemic cholera: its history, causes, pathology, and treatment. [C B Coventry]. Cholera is an acute, diarrheal illness caused by infection of the intestine with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae and is spread by ingestion of contaminated food or water.

The infection is often mild or without symptoms, but sometimes it can be severe and life threatening. A physician checking a patient for dehydration. Excerpt from Asiatic Cholera: Its Origin and Spread in Asia, Africa, and Europe, Introduction Into America Through Canada; Remote and Proximate Causes, Symptoms and Pathology, and the Various Modes of Treatment Analyzed P.

: Robert Nelson. Most persons infected with the cholera bacterium have mild diarrhea or no symptoms at all. Only a small proportion, about %, of persons infected with Vibrio cholerae O1 may have illness requiring treatment at a health center.

Cholera patients should be evaluated and treated quickly. - Endotoxins can cause fever, chills, weakness, and fatigue.

- Symptoms caused by endotoxins may actually worsen after treatment of an infection caused by gram-negative bacteria. - Endotoxins may cause a life-threatening drop in blood pressure known as endotoxic shock.

- Sterilized items may contain endotoxins and cause a reaction in a patient. The characteristic symptoms of severe cholera are huge volumes of explosive watery diarrhea that sometimes is called "rice water stools" (because it resembles water that has been used to wash rice), vomiting, and leg cramps.

The rapid loss of fluids—as much as 20 liters per day—can quickly lead to severe dehydration. This chapter reviews the pathophysiology of cholera, focusing on the most common and important complication, dehydration; describes the clinical features of patients with cholera; and outlines treatment for patients with this disease.

The major effects of V. cholerae O1 infection are to increase active chloride and bicarbonate secretion into the intestinal lumen by crypt cells and to decrease Cited by: Cholera: its causes, symptoms, pathology and treatment.

(Philadelphia, Lea brothers & co., ), by Roberts Bartholow (page images at HathiTrust) Cholera: its causes, symptoms, pathology and treatment / (Philadelphia: Lea, ), by Roberts Bartholow (page images at HathiTrust) Cholera; its history, cause and prevention.

Huntington's disease (HD) is a hereditary and progressive brain disorder. You can't "catch" it from another person. Although symptoms may. The cholera: a familiar treatise on its history, causes, symptoms and treatment: with the most effective remedies, and proper mode of their administration, without the aid of a physician, the whole in language free from medical terms, especially adapted by George T.

CollinsAuthor: Andrea Twiss-Brooks. Epidemic Cholera: Its History, Causes, Pathology and Treatment, written in by Buffalo, New York's Dr. Coventry is representative of the confusion relating to the causation and treatment of cholera.

Asiatic Cholera: Its Symptoms, Pathology and Treatment, pp - Richard Barwell | Buy online on Trieste. Books about Medical Research consider the work of medical researchers and scientists who advance medical knowledge that can assist in the treatment of diseases and other ills.

Asiatic Cholera: Its Symptoms, Pathology and. Cholera: its causes, symptoms, pathology and treatment. (Philadelphia, Lea brothers & co., ), by Roberts Bartholow (page images at HathiTrust) All the material facts in the history of epidemic cholera: being a report of the College of physicians of Philadelphia, to the Board of health: and a full account of the causes, post mortem.

Vibrios are highly motile, gram-negative, curved or comma-shaped rods with a single polar flagellum. Of the vibrios that are clinically significant to humans, Vibrio cholerae O group 1, the agent of cholera, is the most important.

Vibrio cholerae was first isolated in pure culture by Robert Koch inalthough it had been seen by other investigators, including Pacini, who is credited with. Cholera is an infection of the small intestine by some strains of the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. Symptoms may range from none, to mild, to severe.

The classic symptom is large amounts of watery diarrhea that lasts a few days. Vomiting and muscle cramps may also occur. Diarrhea can be so severe that it leads within hours to severe dehydration and electrolyte : Vibrio cholerae spread by fecal-oral route.

Epidemic cholera ; Compact and practical handy-book ; Cholera, a practical handy-book ; its mission and mystery, haunts and havocs, pathology and treatment: with remarks on the question of contagion, the influence of fear, and hurried and delayed interments.

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The cholera: a familiar treatise on its history, causes, symptoms and treatment: with the most effective remedies, and proper mode of their administration, without the aid of a physician, the whole in language free from medical terms, especially adapted for the use of the public generally: also containing a history of the epidemics of the.

Get this from a library. Asiatic cholera, its origin and spread in Asia, Africa, and Europe, introduction into America through Canada; remote and proximate causes, symptoms and pathology, and the various modes of treatment analyzed.

[Robert Nelson]. Symptoms and treatment of cholera. Cholera is characterized by sudden onset. Within several hours or days after ingesting V. cholerae, severe diarrhea and vomiting occur.

Fluid losses can be up to gal ( liters) per day. As a consequence of this severe fluid loss, the eyes and cheeks can appear sunken, and the skin loses its pliancy. Cholera is an ‘urgent’ notifiable condition and must be notified by medical practitioners and pathology services immediately by telephone upon initial diagnosis (presumptive or confirmed).

Pathology services must follow up with written notification within 5 days. Cholera is subject to Australian quarantine. WILLIAM W. GULL. REPORTS ON EPIDEMIC CHOLERA; its Cause and Mode of Diffusion, Morbid Anatomy, Pathology and Treatment. Drawn up at the desire of the Cholera Committee of the Royal College of Physicians.

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Untreated, it is fatal in around 25 percent of cases. Symptoms include .The cholera experience is often considered as separate epidemics, and the ebook s. In reality, the boundaries were not so sharp. Further, nothing had been learned about the disease, its prevention or its treatment between the and by: 3.