Punch,  11 (1846), 116.

Curiosities of Medical Experience

J Leech *


Illustration, Satire

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J Leech *


Medical Practitioners, Medical Treatment, Gender

    Shows a 'Professional' medical man outside a consulting room informing a portly 'Old Lady' of her symptoms. The description is ridiculously technical and leads to the doctor warning the woman that her symptoms 'might have ended in delirium tremens, or even premature elephantiasis'.

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