When there is a dislocation on both sides, the affections of the bones
are the same; the flesh is well developed, except within, the nates
protrude, the thighs are arched, unless there be sphacelus. If there
be curvature of the spine above the hip-joint, the patients enjoy
good health, but the body does not grow, with the exception of the
The Genuine Works of Hippocrates. Hippocrates. Charles Darwin Adams. New York. Dover. 1868.
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