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Wyndam Bolling Blanton medical notebook, July-September 1915

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Bazin Albert 25 Fr.

Very septic amputated left thigh. Supurating wound over sacrum, two granulating wounds of rt. thigh. Max. temp 101°+ Femur projected 10 cm from end of stump over wh. there are sluggish granulations. There are 3 definite pus pockets. One post. one ext. & one internal. These lead to surface by small sinuses wh. afford imperfect drainage.

Treatment - Careful removal of pus, irrigation, washing. Creolin & quinine dressings. Hot fomentations q. 4. h. Foreign bodies in left thigh have given trouble c [with] increasing suppuration