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Mrs. -, ast. 34, was taken in labor with her fourth child about 3 o'clock, A.M., on February 21, 1864. She had been unfortunate in previous confinements-the first was tedious, terminated by the use of forceps ; the second complicated by prolapse of the cord, causing death of the foetus ; the third ended in giving birth to an atrophied and premature dead child. Her last labor took place a year previous to the above date. On taking charge of the case, at 5 o'clock, A.M., the vagina was founddoi:10.1056/nejm186802200780301 fatcat:wznw6fohbbg4rp6uemkw37hwna