London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, et al, 1842. 8vo. Curling’s paper appears on page 260-81. Engraved plates. Modern half leather. Fine copy. Item #405490
FIRST EDITION. "Curling, of the London Hospital, was the first accurately to note the clinical picture of cretinism, which Ord was later to name 'myxedema'. Curling was also the first to suggest deficiency of the thyroid as a case of cretinism" (Garrison-Morton-Norman 3818).
In this volume is one other important paper:
MACINTYRE, William (1791-1857). "Case of mollities and fragilitas ossium". Vol. 33, pp. 211-32. Multiple myeloma first described. Garrison-Morton-Norman 4327.
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