“Inhaleing Gass [sic] which Stupefies the Senses” An Experience from a Patient in 1847

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        An account of the first use of Sulphuric Ether by Inhalation as an Anaesthetic in Surgical Operations.
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      1. Ibid., pp 29-30.

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        A terror that surpasses description.
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