Woman standing, primarily naked. Large, lobulated tumor of the right breast. “Report of 1848, No. 28974 (no such case number in the Fifteenth report, Chinese Repository, vol. 11, 1850). “Ho She. Scirrhous Breast. 6 years tumor two feet in circumference extending nearly to the hip. Breast traversed by large veins. Surface red and glossy. Her pallid expression indicated great pain and long continued suffering. Tumor after removal weighed ten pounds.” Donated by Peter Parker to the Yale School of Medicine and transferred to the Historical Library.
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Case No. 48974 Ho She Parker, Peter, 1804-1888
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