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Stitch in time saves nine, surgeons warn : the stump of the appendix is about to be inverted
One of twelve images shows the progression of an appendix-removal surgery. The stump of the appendix is about to be inverted. A purse-string suture has been inserted and will be drawn taught and tied.
7.5 x 11.6 cm
- still image
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- The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection
- Chicago Sunday Tribune (December 3, 1933), p. 8