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[X-ray of an infant's liver, within its natural surroundings of flesh and bones]

Publication:
Bethesda, MD : U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services, [2010]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Photography
X-Rays
Infant
Liver -- radiography
Morton, William J. (William James), 1846-1920.
Genre(s):
Book Illustrations
Abstract:
Properly exposed X-ray plates captured clear outlines of the skeleton and also softer tissues, such as the skin, muscles, tendons, and even veins and arteries. But many of the finer details could be lost in the transfer to print. This figure displays the first-ever outline of an infant's liver, within its natural surroundings of flesh and bones. The X-Ray, fig. 59.
Rights:
This item may be under copyright protection. Please ask copyright owner for permission before publishing.
Related Title(s):
Hidden treasure
Is part of: X ray or photography of the invisible and its value in surgery; See related catalog record: 66650620R
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
NLM Unique ID:
101598098 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A033139
Publication:
Bethesda, MD : U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services, [2010]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Photography
X-Rays
Infant
Liver -- radiography
Morton, William J. (William James), 1846-1920.
Genre(s):
Book Illustrations
Abstract:
Properly exposed X-ray plates captured clear outlines of the skeleton and also softer tissues, such as the skin, muscles, tendons, and even veins and arteries. But many of the finer details could be lost in the transfer to print. This figure displays the first-ever outline of an infant's liver, within its natural surroundings of flesh and bones. The X-Ray, fig. 59.
Rights:
This item may be under copyright protection. Please ask copyright owner for permission before publishing.
Related Title(s):
Hidden treasure
Is part of: X ray or photography of the invisible and its value in surgery; See related catalog record: 66650620R
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
NLM Unique ID:
101598098 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A033139