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Abnormalities, Human

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Apud Doctorem Ruyschium Amsterodami, 24 May 1693

Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [10]
Scope and Contents Notes from a paediatric anatomy demonstration, that appears to have dealt with certain birth defects. Followed by what appears to be a note about an actuarial problem concerning human senescence; several individuals who have worked on it are named, including Christiaan Huygens. Then follows a diagram of a machine designed by Jan Hudde for descrying a curve of changing slope. Last is a note about a conversation with Hudde about calculating dimensions and focal length of lenses in apertures.
Dates: 24 May 1693

PR2.19887, 1958-1959

Identifier: LHB1 CC/24/PR2.19887
Scope and Contents Correspondence, notes, reports and charts relating to female patient from Edinburgh and the Lothians aged 31 at first examination in 1958. Conditions mentioned include: congenital abnormality; vertigo; numbness in face; and noise in right ear. No treatment given. Patient discharged.
Dates: 1958-1959