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The Horace Gilbert Smithy, Jr., M.D. Papers

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Valvulotome in Mitral Valve
Valvulotome in Mitral Valve For paper delivered by Manly Stallworth for Smithy, ""figure 5 - Showing the valvulotome within the mitral valve. As the instrument is withdrawn, the cutting surfaces are opened and allowed to impinge on the anterior margin of the stenotic valve. Closure of the cutting surfaces causes excision of a portion of the valve which is held within the telescoping mechanism of the instrument.""
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Valvulotome Illustration
Valvulotome Illustration For paper delivered by Manly Stallworth for Smithy, ""This illustration appeared in S. G. O. 84; 625, April 15, 1947 - It is sharper than fig. 1 - A and is enclosed as possible alternate for latter if thought desirable. H. G. Smithy""
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Valvulotome During Surgical Procedure
Valvulotome During Surgical Procedure For paper delivered by Manly Stallworth for Smithy, ""Figure 1 - Introduction of valvulotome into aorta after placing traction ligature around aorta and stay sutures in periaortic fat.""
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Step Two Valvulotome Advance to Mitral Valve
Step Two Valvulotome Advance to Mitral Valve For paper delivered by Manly Stallworth for Smithy, ""Figure 4 - Showing the valvulotome being advanced toward the mitral valve. The serrated cutting surfaces of instrument are held closed.""
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Step One of Partial Mitral Valvulotomy
Step One of Partial Mitral Valvulotomy For paper delivered by Manly Stallworth for Smithy, ""Figure 2 - This figure and the next four figures show the steps of partial mitral Valvulotomy through a transventricular approach. The insert above shows the skin incision. The pleural cavity is entered through the fourth or fifth rib bed depending on the size of the heart. A segment of the costal cartilage above and below the resected rib is removed.""
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Ruff Diagram and Bibliography
Ruff Diagram and Bibliography Ruff diagram could be showing surgical concept, ""Heart Surgery, Bul. N. E. Med. Center 6:49, April '44, Intracardiac Surgery, J. Thor. Surg. 12:566, Aug. '43, Ibid, J. Thor. Surg. II:656, Aug. '42, Heart Surgery, Prec Interst. Post grad. M. A. , North Amer. (1941) pp. 350+ '42
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Picture of Valvulotome Being Directed Toward Mitral Orifice
Picture of Valvulotome Being Directed Toward Mitral Orifice Photo of sketch of valvulotome during surgery, identifications on sketch, ""picture of Valvulotome being directed toward mitral orifice"", ""Scarred anterior and posterior mitral leaflets resulting in small orifice"", ""Stenotic mitral orifice viewed from above"", signed by Schlossberg
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Picture of Valvulotome 2
Picture of Valvulotome 2 Picture of valvulotome and heart showing where to make the incision, items identified, ""l. auricular appendage, L. coronary vessel, L. Phrenic n., V. ventricle, Pericardium, Totaling heart to fight by traction on pericardium, Pieura, incision in heart, R. vent., Valvulotome, open, closed"", drawing signed by L. Schlosoberg
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Picture of Valvulotome
Picture of Valvulotome Picture of valvulotome with a mm ruler showing size, ""Figure 1 - The valvulotome was used on all the cases presented. It contains two serrated cutting surfaces one of which telescopes into the other.""
10.
Picture of Surgical Instrument 4
Picture of Surgical Instrument 4 Photo of surgical instrument, back of photo, ""Fig 6 - Smithy and Parker"", front, ""Figure 6 - The valvulotome completely assembled.""
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Picture of Surgical Instrument 3
Picture of Surgical Instrument 3 Photo of surgical instrument, back of photo, ""Fig. 4 Smithy and Parker"", front, ""Figure 4 - The conical Sheath and barbed blade of the Valvulotomy.
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Picture of Surgical Instrument 2
Picture of Surgical Instrument 2 Photo of surgical instrument used for the Valvulotomy, on back ""Fig. 5 - Smithy and Parker, Apr. 15, P. 625, front, ""Figure 5 - Beginning introduction of blade into sheath.
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Picture of Surgical Instrument
Picture of Surgical Instrument Photo of surgical instrument used for the Valvulotomy
14.
Photos of Valve and Aorta
Photos of Valve and Aorta Photos of valve and aorta
15.
Photo of Breast Tumor 5
Photo of Breast Tumor 5 Photograph: Tumor of Breast
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Photo of Breast Tumor 4
Photo of Breast Tumor 4 Photograph: Tumor of Breast
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Photo of Breast Tumor 3
Photo of Breast Tumor 3 Photograph: Tumor of Breast
18.
Photo of Breast Tumor 2
Photo of Breast Tumor 2 Photograph: Tumor of Breast, fig 1, ""1 - (x75): a typical glands scattered through highly cellular sarcomatons stroma. H. G. Smithy M. D.""
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Photo of Breast Tumor 1
Photo of Breast Tumor 1 Photograph of Tumor of Breast, Fig. 2, ""Fig. 2 (x2.50): Spindle cell Stoma with neruerous anaplastic nuclei Note is - duplicated at typical cuboidal epitheliums. H. G. Smithy M. D.""
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Photo for Smithy's Articles 9
Photo for Smithy's Articles 9 X-ray showing rib cage area, stamped on back ""The Journal of Thoracic Surgery"", Fig. 6, Case II six months after operation showing reexpansion of left lung. Note the very slight fluid level in left base. H. G. Smithy""
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