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Woman with ovarian cyst

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Title

Woman with ovarian cyst

Subject

Obstectrics
Ovarian Cysts

Description

Chinese woman with ovarian cyst pre-operation. The cyst, which weighed 182 pounds, was successfully removed by M. Elizabeth Reifsnyder, MD, in Shanghai in 1894.
Title supplied by cataloger

Source

15825 No.65
Historical Medical Photographs, Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Publisher

Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Date

1894

Relation

Identifier

15825 No.65

Coverage

19th Century

Date Created

2015

Citation

“Woman with ovarian cyst,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed November 26, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/4428.