Surgical Notes of John Collins Warren (1778-1856)

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Title

Surgical Notes of John Collins Warren (1778-1856)

Subject

Warren, John Collins, 1778-1856
Case files
Patients

Description

This record of the practice of Dr. John Collins Warren documents the treatment of some of his surgical patients and more unusual cases. The casebook records a number of operations for cataract, lithotomies, and cranial injuries, as well as post-mortem examinations of Samuel Webber (1759-1810), the president of Harvard College, and this case of a hermaphroditic child.

Abstract

Two page excerpt from the surgical notes of John Collins Warren (1778-1856), detailing the case of a hermaphroditic child

Creator

Warren, John Collins, 1778-1856

Date Created

1808-1826

Rights

The Boston Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Boston Medical Library Rare Books Collection (1.K.64)

Format

text

Extent

excerpt (2 pages)

Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

DigID0002659
DigID0002660

Provenance

Gift of Dr. J. Collins Warren to the Boston Medical Library, 1918

Files

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Citation

Warren, John Collins, 1778-1856, “Surgical Notes of John Collins Warren (1778-1856),” OnView, accessed July 15, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/12781.