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Elijah Petty essay on pulmonary tuberculosis

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/007
Essay written by Elijah D. Petty in June, 1857, describes phthisis pulmonalis [pulmonary tuberculosis], its cause, duration, termination, pathology, symptoms, and treatment.

Dates

  • 1857

Creator

Extent

1 folder

Biographical / Historical

Elijah D. Petty, medical student at the Philadelphia College of Medicine was born circa 1828. He was a native of Walnut Grove, Spartansburg District, S.C. Petty received an M.D. from the Philadelphia College of Medicine in 1857.

Physical Location

Small collections
Title
Elijah Petty essay on pulmonary tuberculosis

Repository Details

Part of the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Repository

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