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On the mechanical treatment of chronic inflammation of the joints of the lower extremities with a description of some new apparatus for producing extension at the knee and ankle-joints by Lewis A. Sayre

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Published by Collins, printer in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Traction,
  • Arthritis, therapy,
  • Lower Extremity

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Edition Notes

Statementby Lewis A. Sayre
ContributionsBryant, Thomas, 1828-1914, former owner, Royal College of Surgeons of England
The Physical Object
Pagination25 p. :
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26298916M

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