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Victorian medicine: Our grandfather's patient

BMJ 1999; 318 doi: (Published 19 June 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;318:1673

In this article by Geoffrey Russell Steele Grogono and Basil John Steele Grogono (24 April, p 1117) the second sentence of the second paragraph should have read: “He was brought to me soon afterwards, when I cauterised the wounds freely with lunar [not linear] caustic.”