Title: Shaw, A.

Source text: The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion. (1861-65.), Part 3, Volume 2 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1883), 801.

Keywords:wounds and complicationshæmorrhages and ligationsligations of the anterior tibial arteryarticular artery of popliteal ligatedligations of articular branchball entered external condyle of femur, cut out three inches abovehæmorrhage

Civil War Washington ID: med.d2e28051

TEI/XML: med.d2e28051.xml

CASE 1163.—Private A. Shaw, I, 16th Massachusetts, aged 19, wounded May 3, 1863; ball entered external condyle of right femur and was cut out at a point three inches above; hæmorrhage; June 11, ligation of articular branch; admitted into Armory Square Hospital, Washington; discharged December 14, 1863.