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Surgical Procedure

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Film Identifier: F.2005-01-0134
Run Time
0h 7m 7s
Date Produced
circa 1956
Unedited footage of a neck dissection to treat a swollen lymph node. Most likely affiliated with Loyola University Medical Center and shot by Margaret Conneely.
00:00 - Multiple CU of a distressed man in half profile, with a focus on his neck. Multiple CU of his neck as he lays. A gloved hand pushes on a swollen lymph node. 02:39 - Moments of surgery in CU and ECU; showing where the incision will be, the skin held open with stitches, dabbing with gauze, the surgeon probing the area. 06:37 - The previously seen man in MCU holding his breath and resting as a hand grabs his shoulder.
Additional Credit
Loyola University of Chicago (is contributor)
Loyola University of Chicago. Medical Center (is contributor)
Conneely, Margaret (is cinematographer)
Related Place
Chicago (production location of)