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Wyndam Bolling Blanton medical notebook, July-September 1915

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Deceaux Jean 24 Fr Shell wound of hip. Fracture of left Ilium. Been in one mo [month] max [maximum] temp 102 [degrees]. Good deal of spasm of erector spini muscles & spasmatic flexion of left thigh. Discharging sinus over left Ilium & two over 3 lumba[r] vertebrae, one of wh. [which] connects c [with] sinus over ilium. Forcible extension of thigh under anesthetic. Bradford frame & extensive apparatus on leg. Operation for removal of foreign body & drainage a sequestrum of Ilium the size of ones hand was removed. Rapid recovery after this