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Author: La Vauguion, de.
Title: A compleat body of chirurgical operations containing the whole practice of surgery, with observations and remarks on each case, amongst which are inserted the several ways of delivering women in natural and unnatural labours : the whole illustrated with copper plates explaining the several bandages, sutures, and divers useful instruments / by M. de La Vauguion.
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Print source: A compleat body of chirurgical operations containing the whole practice of surgery, with observations and remarks on each case, amongst which are inserted the several ways of delivering women in natural and unnatural labours : the whole illustrated with copper plates explaining the several bandages, sutures, and divers useful instruments / by M. de La Vauguion.
La Vauguion, de.

London: Printed for Henry Bonwick [etc.], 1699.
Notes:
"Faithfully done into English."
Reproduction of original in the Cambridge University Library.
Subject terms:
Surgery -- Early works to 1800.
Obstetrics -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A49740.0001.001

Contents
title page
THE PREFACE.
THE CONTENTS.
ERRATA.
A COMPLEAT BODY, OF Chirurgical Operations.
CHAP. I. Of Operations in General.
CHAP. II. Of the Sutures.
THE OPERATION.
The Interrupted Suture.
The Dry Suture.
The Glovers Stitch.
REMARKS.
CHAP. III. Of the Suture of the Tendon.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. IV. Of the Hare Lip.
THE OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. V. Of Gastroraphia or Stitching the Belly.
The OPERATION.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. VI. Of the Paracentesis or Aperture of the Belly in Dropsies.
The OPERATION.
CHAP. VII. Of the Operation of the Hydrocele.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. VIII. Of Hernia's.
The Causes are External or Internal.
The OPERATION.
The Operation of the Perfect Hernia.
REMARKS.
CHAP. IX. Of the Operation of the Exomphalos.
The OPERATION.
A Machine to check the Motion of the Belly described.
A Machine for the Exomphalos.
REMARKS.
CHAP. X. Of Castration.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XI. Of the Phymosis.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. IV. Of the Paraphymosis.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XIII. Of Lithotomy or Cutting for the Stone.
The OPERATION.
The first way of Searching.
Second way of Searching.
The way of Searching Women.
The OPERATION.
The Lesser Apparatus in Men, or Cutting on the Gripe.
The Way of cutting Women.
The Greater Apparatus in Women.
The Dressing for the Incision made on the Yard.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XIV. Of the Punction of the Perinaeum.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XV. Of the Fistula in Ano.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XVI. Of the Operation of the Empyema.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XVII. Of the Extirpation of the Cancer.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XVIII. Of the Operation of the Bronchotomia.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXIV. Of Bleeding.
The OPERATION.
Of the Veins usually opened.
For Bleeding in the Foot.
For Bleeding in the Fore-Head.
A Bandage for the end of the Nose.
A Bandage for the Temporal Artery.
A General Bandage.
A Bandage for the Jugulars.
Observations on the Blood in Porringers.
Of Accidents happening after Bleeding.
Of an Erisipelas after Bleeding.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XIX. Of the Operation of the Aneurism.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXI. Of the Trepan.
Of the Structure of the Cranium.
Of the Bones of the Skull in particular.
Of the Frontal Bones in the Foetus.
Of the Parietal Bones.
Of the Parietal Bones of the Foetus.
Of the Bones of the Temples.
Of the Bones of the Temples in a Foetus.
Of the Bones of the Ear in Adults.
Of the Occipital Bone.
Of the Occipital Bone in the Foetus.
Of the Sphaenoidal Bone.
Of the Sphaenoidal Bone in the Foetus.
Of the Os Ethmoides or Cribrosum.
Of the Ethmoidal Bone in the Foetus.
An Account of the Holes in the Basis of the Skull, and the Ves∣sels which pass through them.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXII. Of the Fistula Lachrymalis.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXIII. Of Cataracts.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXIV. Of Delivering Women.
Of the Signs which precede, and accompany a Natural De∣livery.
The OPERATION.
How to fetch away the After-burthen.
Of Difficult and Ʋnnatural Labours.
When the Child presents with the Feet First.
When the Head stops in the passage.
How to fetch away the Childs Heal when it is separated from the Body, and remains behind in the Womb.
When the Childs Head thrusts the Neck of the Womb out be∣fore it.
When the Childs Head comes first, and cannot come forth, be∣cause it is too big, or the Passage not sufficiently dilated.
When the Child presents the side of the Head or the Face to the Birth.
When the Child's Head is born, and the Body stopt in the pas∣sage by the Shoulders.
When the Child comes with one or both Hands together with the Head.
When the Child presents one or both Hands foremost.
When the Child presents Feet and Hands together.
When the Child presents with the Knees first.
When the Child comes with the Shoulder, Back or Breech.
When the Child presents Belly, Breast or Side.
When the Navel-string comes first.
When the Burthen presents first, or is come away before the Child.
When there is great Floodings and Convulsions in Labour.
When the Child is Hydropical or Monstrous.
When the Infant is dead in the Womb.
Of a Mole and False Conception.
What is fit to be done to a Woman newly laid, and her Child.
How a Woman ought to govern her self during her being with Child.
Of Vomiting in Women with Child.
Of Pains in the Back, Reins and Hipps of Big-bellied Wo∣men.
Of Pains in the Breast.
Of Difficulty of Ʋrine.
Of a Cough and Difficulty of Breathing.
Of Varicose Swellings, and Pains in the Thighs and Legs.
Of the Haemorrhoids.
Of a Loosness in Women with Child.
Of the Menstrous Flux in Women with Child.
Of Floodings.
Of the Weight or Bearing down of the Womb.
Of a Dropsie of the Womb.
Of Oedematous Swellings in the Lips of the Privities.
Of the Veneeral Disease in Women with Child.
Of Abortions.
How to order a Woman when her Reckoning is up.
How a Woman is to be ordered after her Delivery.
Of Applications to the Belly and Breasts of a Woman newly Delivered.
What Diet a Woman ought to observe during the time of her lying in.
How to dry up the Milk.
Of Flooding in Women newly Delivered.
Of the falling out of the Womb after Delivery.
Of the falling out of the Fundament.
Of the Hemorrhoids.
Of Contusions and Rents in the External parts of the Privi∣ties.
Of Pains hapning to Women after Delivery.
Of the Cleansings, and the Signs when they are Good or Bad.
Of the Suppression of the Cleansings, and the Accidents which follow thereupon.
Of the Inflammation of the Womb after Delivery.
Of Schirrosities of the Womb.
Of a Cancer of the Womb.
Of a Loosness hapning to a Woman newly laid.
Of Ruptures of the Belly in Women with Child.
Of an Inflammation of the Breasts after Delivery.
Of the Curdling and Clodding of Milk in the Breasts.
Of Apostems in the Breasts of a Woman new laid.
Of the Excoriation and Loss of the Nipples.
Of the Swelling of the Legs and Thighs, in a Woman newly laid.
Of the Suffocation of the Womb after Delivery.
Of the Whites.
Of Dieting and ordering a New-born Babe.
Of Contusions or Bruises of a New-born Child.
Of the Mould and the Sutures of the Head being too open.
Of Gripes and Pains in the Belly of a young Child.
Of the Inflammation, Ʋlceration, Shooting forth, or Rupture of the Navel of a young Infant.
Of the Smartings, Redness and Inflammation of the Groins, But∣tocks, and Thighs of an Infant.
Of Ʋlcers or a Thrush in the Mouth of a Child.
Of the Pain and other Accidents in breeding the Teeth.
Of a Loosness in Children.
Of Vomitings.
Of Ruptures in Children.
Of Scabs upon the Head and Face of young Children.
Of the Small-Pox and Meazles in Children.
How to cure the Venereal Pox in Children.
How to chuse a good Nurse.
How to prevent Childrens growing Squint-eyed, Awry, Crooked or Lame.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXV. Of the Caesarean Birth.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXVI. Of a Polypus.
The OPERATION.
Of Ʋlcers in the Nose.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXVII. Of Amputation.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXVIII. Of the Paronychia or Whitlow.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXIX. Of Applying Causticks, and making Issues.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXX. Of making a Seton.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXI. Of Cupping and Scarifying.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXII. Of Leeches.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXIII. Of Vesicatories or Blisters.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXIV. Of the Extirpation of the Uvula.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXV. Of the Varices in the Veins.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXVI. Of Reducing the Fundament.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXVII. Of Reducing the Womb when it is fallen out.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXVIII. Of Opening Abscesses.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XXXIX. Of the Hydrocephalus or Dropsie of the Head.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XL. Of Opening parts imperforate.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLI. Of cutting Tongue-tied Children.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLII. Of the Coalition of the Fingers.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLIII. Of Extracting all Extraneous Bodies.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLIV. Of the Extirpation of Scrophulous Tumours.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLV. Of Warts, Wens, Horny and Fungous Excres∣cences.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLVI. Of taking out Cystis's or Baggs.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLVII. Of cutting out the Toe Nails when enter the Flesh.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLVIII. Of perforating the Cornea.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. XLIX. Of the Ungula's in the greater Angles of the Eyes.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. L. Of Extirpating a Cancer of the Eye.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LI. Of the Coalition of the Eye-lids.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LII. Of drawing out Hairs when they stick in the Eyes.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LIII. Of Drawing Teeth.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LIV. Of Prothesis or supplying Parts deficient.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LV. Of Transfusion and Injections into the Veins.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LVI. Of the Bones in general, and of their Structure and manner of Nutrition.
Of the Marrow.
Of the Callus, and the manner how it is formed.
Of the several kinds of Articulation.
CHAP. LVII. Of Fractures in general.
The OPERATION.
Of Fissures.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXVI. Of Fractures of the Nose.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXVII. Of the Fracture of the lower Jaw.
Of the lower Jaw in the Foetus.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXVIII. Of the Fracture of the Clavicle or Collar-Bone.
Of the Clavicles of the Foetus.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LIX. Of a Fracture of the Shoulder-blade.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LX. Of the Fracture of the Ribs.
Of the Ribs in the Foetus.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXI. Of a Fracture of the Breast-bone.
The Stornum of the Foetus.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXII. Of a Fracture of the Vertebrae.
Of the Vertebrae of the Loyns.
Of the Os Sacrum.
Of the Hanch or Hip-bones.
Of the Vertebrae of the Foetus.
Of the Os Sacrum in the Foetus.
Of the Ossa innominata of the Foetus.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXIII. Of the Fracture of the Rump-Bone.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXIV. Of a Fracture of the Os Ilium.
The OPERATION.
CHAP. LXV. Of the Fracture of the Shoulder-bone.
Of the Bones of the Hand, or lower part of the Arm.
Of the upper and lower Bones of the Arm in a Foetus.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXVI. Of Fractures of the Bones of the Hand.
The OPERATION.
CHAP. LXVII. Of the Fracture of the Thigh.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXVIII. Of the Fracture of the Rotula.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXIX. Of a Complicate Fracture of the Leg.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXIX. Of a Fracture of the Bones of the Feet.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXX. Of Luxations in General.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXXI. Of a Luxation of the Bones of the Cranium.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXXII. Of the Luxation of the Bones of the Nose.
The OPERATION.
CHAP. LXXIII. Of the Luxation of the lower Jaw.
The OPERATION.
CHAP. LXXIV. Of the Luxation of the Clavicle.
The OPERATION.
CHAP. LXXV. Of the Luxation of the Vertebrae
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXXVI. Of the Luxation of the Ribs, and the Cartilago Mucronata.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXXVIII. Of the Luxation of the Humerus or Shoulder∣bone.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXXIX. Of the Luxation of the Elbow.
The OPERATION.
CHAP. LXXX. Of the Luxation of the Bones of the Wrist.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXXXI. Of the Luxation of the Thigh.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
CHAP. LXXXII. Of the Luxation of the Knee.
The OPERATION.
CHAP. LXXXIII. Of the Luxation of the Bones of the Foot.
The OPERATION.
REMARKS.
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