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an English surgeon. Andree published several books, chiefly on surgical subjects. Through not being connected with a large hospital, he never took a leading position as a surgeon in London, but he performed one operation of historical importance. This was a successful operation of tracheotomy for the relief of croup of the larynx in February 1782, which, if not the first on record, since priority is claimed for an operation by Martin in 1730, was the first to attract attention.
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  • On a Case of Suppression of Urine, Medical Observations and Enquiries, vol. V, 1776
  • Essay on Gonorrhœa, London, 1777
  • Observations on the Venereal Disease, London, 1779
  • Considerations on Bilious Diseases, Hertf...
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