On label: "Jaundice of nine months duration. High serum cholesterol. Dept. of Medicine, U. of T."; identified as "Mr. Sheath No. 256"
Storage Room 0010
Length 11.5 cm
Lacks a glass cover.
See also 1985.8.1; "The American Illustrated Medical Dictionary," 20th Ed., by W.A. Newman Dorland
Xanthomatosis is defined as "An accumulation of an excess of lipoids in the body due to disturbance of lipoid metabolism and marked by the formation of lipoid tumours in various parts and sometimes by profound effects on bodily health"; M. Wishart was trained under Max Broedell at Johns Hopkins; the model was made for the Art Service, Faculty of Medicine, U of T.
“On loan L-2016-4” to the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario’s 150th Anniversary exhibit; 30 April-8 July, 2016