1888 arp 20 baarlaer, john h eye surgery

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the s be- went 51c- accounts, tbe be- but ha1 that mnd arul some to tbe tbe num- I la in- the the J will set- Publish-1 F. per of TAKING OCT AN EYE. A Telicate Operation Successfully . Performexl. Mo-cnt on Jaba IL Baarlaer Satatit to Heroic Treat- meat to ISsts Ilis life. liotl L.-xi. Injury of Fourteen Tsars Ago Al most Sesults Fatally at Xsft. One of thoee delicate operations which tests the nerves of tbe patient as well as that of the physician was successfully performed by Dr. C R. Holmes, of cl 13S W est Seventh street, assisted by Dr. Goode, last Wednesday afternoon. Tbe operation was tbe removal te to o!e-4 l.,-ere-i Cuu-sult Knr l,e . - - A l..Mll.il TnVn TT Ttaiw u sua.a.H.v-.-- I -' laer. of 136 Bctts street The history of the not but case is remarkable and began fourteen .years ago. At that time Baarlaer. who is a cabinet maker by trade, was cutting wood with hatchet. One piece resisting his- efforts to split it. be swung the hatchet more violently and s splinter struck bis left eye. SLrxDZD with rant. He applied the uual home remedies. Lop in g that hr radurina- the inflammation, which ouickly emsued. to remove the trouble. The eye grew worte from day to day. and com pelled liaariaer toeee IT. vt imams. 01 seventh street. An immediate operation was necemary and was performed, lor four years Baarlaer suffered no lain. but at the end of that times speck about tbe size of a bean with a black spot in the center was noticed in the pupil of the i lured optic. This time Dr. Aub was consulted, and. OCT or jrurtTtrs THorsajro CAtas. Both in this country and in Europe, there bad only l was oonsuitetl. and ne prooeuueed it one of the moot reniarkable cases on record. The learned specialist stud that in a only been nine case where ineeye pre sented this peculiar appearance. This was the natural evnaeauenee of tbe former opera- , tion. Again bauiriaer submitted to an opera tion, and tlie oostruction waa reraowa. - thuush the cat lent was informed that still another operation would be necessary aa he advanced in years. . . , . . Soma nine months ago the unfortunate man again noticed symptoms of recurring trouble. This tune both eyes seemeti, ready to forsake their service, e-hooting pains, ac- Bianied by violent hesdacbes. wore of occurrence, until life became almost a pn. Hehad to give up his position with tl.a Tliomm kelan Mannfacturine ('omMUy. and bis agony became more severe from day tn day. Consulting Dr. Holmes, it was de cided TO BJCXOVX TUB STB In order to save the man from total .blindV peas. On examination it developed tost iridochoroiditi, detachment of the retina, a cataract ami liquification of vitnous was i present in the diseased member. Vs edne4 dav nfurnnon at hia home baarlaer vrenared for the ordeal. The patient was first placed nnder the influence of ether, the influence of I which he long resisted. Alter oecomingun- ennarfnna- tlie aDeculum wu inserted to noia np the eyelids, then with pharp instruments the uonutiva wax tictocuea iroiu me cornea. This accomplished, the muscles encircling tlie ball were booked up and cut otf next to the globe. . xxxt a rnrt rra or srrssoas Were inserted behind the alotieand the otitic nerve was severed and the eye removed, pur. ina the operation the naiient BtTeamed loud UlLllUUB'l d he. lelt married children. W hen seen reporter tie was in goodepir- The of the aia died one, an 't-bodv died The rin i enough to be heard upon the street, i " t when rouod to conncioUBnesa he suii led I ao pain. BuarlaeriK fifty years old !l laniiiT pi h ast night by a ta. and the int flammation resulting from the materially reaunw. eve ia saved, and in about a month a glass eye wLU be inserted in i terrible operation was materially reduced. the sight of. the right tiisi empty tocket. an probably the, story ing and to

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  1. The Cincinnati Enquirer,
  2. 20 Apr 1888, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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