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John Laws Milton - bibliography

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Biography

British physician, born November 30, 1820, Bishopwearmouth; died 1898.

Bibliography

  • Treatment of gonorrhoea without specifics.
  • The modern treatment of diseases of the skin.
  • On the modified Turkish bath.
  • Giant urticaria.
  • The laws of life and their relation to diseases of the skin.
  • Pathology and treatment of eczema.
    Proceedings of the Royal Medico-Chirugical Society, III.
  • Scirrhus of male breast.
    Medico-Chirurgical Transactions, London, 1857.
  • Unity or duality of syphilitic poisons.
    Glasgow Medical Journal, 1859.
  • The pathology and treatment of acne.
    Edinburgh Medical and Surgical Journal.

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