Injection of Olive Oil for Removal of Impacted Biliary Calculi

E. M. Brockbank
1895 BMJ (Clinical Research Edition)  
OLIVE OIL IN THE TREATMENT OF BILIARY CALCULI | . 865 gradually shortened, until it was dispensed with on the twentieth day. Fot a few days after the operation pus was found in diminishing quantities in the urine, until it finally disappeared. The amount of urine gradually increased in quantity, reaching to as much as 64 ounces a day. The temperature, which previous to the operation had been hectic, fell to normal within twenty-four hours of the operation, and has never since reached more than
more » ... 00.40, and that only once, namely, on the third day. We found no stone nor sign of tuberculous disease. The man is now fat and well. I have to thank my colleagues. Mr. McNiell and Mr. Stewart, for valuable assistance in this case.
doi:10.1136/bmj.1.1790.865-a fatcat:qtf6dsd65nhghltt7bosufwceu