Lithotomy; Surgery for bladder calculi
Anatomy of the lateral operation no. 8
Bell, John, 1763-1820
22 x 12 cm.
Surgery for bladder calculi, using a lateral, or parasagital incision. Male patient, urethra, and prostate gland shown with surgical instrument. Inferior view.
From a series of 3 plates illustrating the procedure; #0085, #0086 and #0087.
Plate signed by the artist: J. Bell; and by the engraver: W. Skelton. Dated: June 16th 1804,
Part of the book: Bell, John, 1763-1820. The principles of surgery. Edinburgh: Printed for T. Cadell, jun. & W. Davies ..., T. Longman & O. Rees ..., London; and W. Creech, P. Hill, and Manners and Miller ...,, 1801-1808.
Skelton, William, 1763-1848
Urologic Surgical ProceduresUrethraProstateSurgical Instruments
The principles of surgery