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[Instruments for breast surgery]

Contributor(s):
Goussier, Louis-Jacques, 1722-1792
Publication:
[Livourne : L'impreimerie de éditeurs, 17--]
Language(s):
French
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Equipment and Supplies -- history
Surgical Instruments -- history
Genre(s):
Pictorial Works
Abstract:
A method for removal of the breast that is both cruel and imperfect is demonstrated. Instruments include a two pronged fork used for small tumors, a sharp razor-like instrument used for breast amputation, an instrument that facilitates extirpation and is used for small tumors, a single blade instrument that embraces the breast and cuts along the convex, and a truss for a navel rupture.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Related Title(s):
Is part of: Recueil de planches, sur les sciences... v. 2, pt. 2, p. 92, pl. XXIX
Extent:
1 print : 42 x 27 cm.
Technique:
engraving
NLM Unique ID:
101425490 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A014331
Contributor(s):
Goussier, Louis-Jacques, 1722-1792
Publication:
[Livourne : L'impreimerie de éditeurs, 17--]
Language(s):
French
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Equipment and Supplies -- history
Surgical Instruments -- history
Genre(s):
Pictorial Works
Abstract:
A method for removal of the breast that is both cruel and imperfect is demonstrated. Instruments include a two pronged fork used for small tumors, a sharp razor-like instrument used for breast amputation, an instrument that facilitates extirpation and is used for small tumors, a single blade instrument that embraces the breast and cuts along the convex, and a truss for a navel rupture.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Related Title(s):
Is part of: Recueil de planches, sur les sciences... v. 2, pt. 2, p. 92, pl. XXIX
Extent:
1 print : 42 x 27 cm.
Technique:
engraving
NLM Unique ID:
101425490 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A014331