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Author Bland-Sutton, John, Sir, 1855-1936.

Title Evolution and disease
Published London : W. Scott, 1890


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 ADPML SPC  591.22 Sut/Ead  LIB USE ONLY
Description xiii, pages, 1 leaf, 285 pages : including frontispiece, illustrations ; 19cm
Series Contemporary science series. ; v. 5
Contemporary science series ; v. 5
Contents Introduction -- The enlargement of parts from increased use, undergrowth and irritation -- Disuse and its effects -- Vestigial parts -- Dichotomy -- Atavism or reversion -- Supernumerary digits, limbs, mammary glands -- The transmission of malformations and acquired defects -- Anatomical peculiarities of the teeth in relation to injury and disease -- Causes of disease -- Inflammation and fever -- Tumours and cancers -- The zoological distribution of disease
Analysis Evolution
Notes Includes index
Subject Abnormalities, Human.
Animals -- Abnormalities.
Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation -- Heredity of disease -- Abnormalities -- Abnormalities (Animals)
Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation.
Medical genetics.
Biological Evolution.
Congenital Abnormalities.
LC no. 10015104