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Practical Treatise on Disease in Children

Tubercular Laryngitis
Tubercular Laryngitis. In Childhood The Laryngeal Mucous Membrane Is Comparatively Rarely The Seat Of The May Granulation ; For It Is Only In After-life That Laryngeal Phthisis Becomes A Common Manifestation Of The Tubercular Cachexia. Still, Even At This Early Age Tubercular Granules And Ulcerations Are Occa Sionally Present ; ...

Tubercular Meningitis
Tubercular Meningitis. Meningitis Induced By Tuberculosis Of The Pia Matey Is Undeni Ably The Commonest Form Of Intra-cranial Disease To Be Met With In The Child. The Symptoms To Which This Variety Of Meningitis Gives Rise Are Sufficiently Characteristic To Merit A Separate Description ; For The Seat Of The ...

Tubercular Peritonitis
Tubercular Peritonitis. Inflammation Of The Peritoneum Which Results From Abdominal Tuber Culosis Usually Runs A Subacute Or Chronic Course. The Disease Is Rarely Acute ; But It Is Important To Be Aware That An Acute Form Is Occasionally Met With, And Is Very Difficult To Detect. Tubercular Peritonitis May Be ...

Tubercular Pharyngitis
Tubercular Pharyngitis. In Children, The Subjects Of Tuberculosis, The Pharynx, Like Any Other Part Of The Body, May Become Affected As A Consequence Of The Diathetic State. The Pharyngeal Complaint Is Only A Part Of The General Disease ; But It May Occur In Children In Whom No Pulmonary Symptoms ...

Tumours Of The Kidney
Tumours Of The Kidney. Of The Kidney Are Occasionally Seen In Children, And Generally Occur In The Form Either Of A Sarcomatous Growth Or Of A Hydronephrosis. Sarcoma Of The Kidney Constitutes The Ordinary Form Of Renal Cancer Met With In The Child. It Occurs Usually At An Early Age ...

Typhlitis And Perityphlitis
Typhlitis And Perityphlitis. Its Appendix Are Liable To Disease On Account Of The Tendency To Retention Of Foreign Bodies And Irritating Substances In This Part Of The Alimentary Canal. In Perityphlitis, The Inflammatory Process Begins Almost Invariably In The Mem, And Spreads Thence To The Loose Areolar Tissue Around It. ...

Ulceration Of The Bowels
Ulceration Of The Bowels. Of Ulceration Of The Intestinal Mucous Membrane Must, Neces Sarily, Be Referred To In Describing The Various Diseases In The Course Of Which Such Ulcerations Are Liable To Arise. Still, It Seems Desirable, In Ad Dition, To Devote A Special Chapter To Its Consideration. It Is ...

Ulcerative Stomatitis
Ulcerative Stomatitis. While Follicular Stomatitis Is More Common During The First Eighteen Months Or Two. Years Of Life, The Ulcerative Form Of Stomatitis Is Most Fre Quently Seen After The Age Of Two Years, When The First Dentition Has Been Completed. The Disease Is A Common One In Hospital Out-patient ...

Urticaria
Urtic.aria. In Urticaria, Or Nettle-rash, The Erythematous Eruption Appears In The Form Of Wheals Which Produce The Most Distressing Irritation. The Com Plaint May Be Acute Or Chronic, And Sometimes Continues With Varying In Tensity For Months Or Even Years. In The Acute Form, Nettle-rash Is A Com Mon Consequence ...