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Anatomical diagram of the lymphatics of the head and neck
Lymphatic Vessels--anatomy & histology
Head--anatomy & histology
Neck--anatomy & histology
Thorax--anatomy & histology
Lithograph by T. Sinclair & Son from a drawing by Hermann Faber.
Diagram of the superficial lymphatics of the head and neck (figure 1), the deep lymphatics of the head and neck, together with the lymphatics of the side of the thorax and the heart (figure 2).
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T. Sinclair & Son
Original image in: Allen, Harrison, 1841-1897. A System of Human Anatomy (Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea's Son & Co., 1884). ZAd 2 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
Harrison Allen’s A System of Human Anatomy contains lithographs of drawings by Hermann Faber from dissections by the author. The book consists of five sections covering histology (by E. O. Shakespeare), bones and joints, muscles and fasci, arteries, veins, and lymphatics, the nervous system, and the organs of sense, of digestion, and genito-urinary organs.
Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
1 print : lithograph, color
30 x 24 cm
T. Sinclair & Son and Faber, Hermann, “Anatomical diagram of the lymphatics of the head and neck,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed June 5, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/181.