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[ Epilepsy as the result of a perforating bullet wound ]

Title: Epilepsy as the result of a perforating bullet wound

Creator: Unknown

Archive or Repository: Osler Library for the History of Medicine

Notes: This cut-away drawing shows a bullet lodged in the brain of a victim with epilepsy. The coroner?s inquest concluded that J. Clifford Redpath shot himself while experiencing an epileptic seizure. From Keen, William W., "Surgery, Its Principles and Practice.... " (1906), p. 248.248