Muscular and Nervous Derangements from Wounds.
IN some persons, a very small local injury will produce violent disturbance of the nervous system. Some will faint and be thrown into convulsions and vomiting from causes scarcely greater than the prick of a needle; and, before Morton gave the world the boon of ether, it was not very uncommon for persons to die under the knife of the surgeon. One of the most serious disturbances from wounds, of a nervous and muscular character, is Locked Jaw.
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