A Guide to the Medical Text, Late eighteenth century Medical Text Ms1989-008

A Guide to the Medical Text, Late eighteenth century

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1989-008


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Collection Number
Medical Text, Late eighteenth century
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder

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Scope and Content

Manuscript text from unknown late eighteenth century physician. Refers to cures for hemorrhages, fainting, gout, morbid congestions, and jaundice. Suggested cures include cathartics and leeches.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Folk, historical, and patent medicine
  • Medicine