Abdomen Showing Displacement Caused by Corset
Abdomen of female showing displacement resulting from tight lacing. The liver is much enlarged, and extends on the left side to the ribs, where it was folded back on itself for over an inch. The pyloric end of the stomach and the beginning of the duodenum are quite superficial below the liver, and all the viscera are displaced downwards.
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Cunningham, D.J. Textbook of Anatomy (New York, NY: William Wood and Co., 1903)