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Strophulus, (also known as red gum), a disease especially common among children, characterized by an eruption of papules (blisters) on the skin; Lichen simplex, (also known as neurodermatitis), which may result in itchy patches, usually the result of repeated rubbing or scratching; Lichen circumspectus; and Lichen ferus. 1822 Illustration from ~Encyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature~ published in London, 1810-1829.

Strophulus, (also known as red gum), a disease especially common among children, characterized by an eruption of papules (blisters) on the skin; Lichen simplex, (also known as neurodermatitis), which may result in itchy patches, usually the result of repeated rubbing or scratching; Lichen circumspectus; and Lichen ferus. 1822 Illustration from ~Encyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature~ published in London, 1810-1829.

A genetic disease characterized by multiple neurofibromas and pigmented spots on the skin, sometimes accompanied by bone deformity and a predisposition to cancers, especially of the brain. Also calledmultiple neurofibroma, neuromatosis, Recklinghausen’s disease, von Recklinghausen’s disease.

A genetic disease characterized by multiple neurofibromas and pigmented spots on the skin, sometimes accompanied by bone deformity and a predisposition to cancers, especially of the brain. Also calledmultiple neurofibroma, neuromatosis, Recklinghausen’s disease, von Recklinghausen’s disease.

Elephant Man- Joseph Merrick- that poor man

Elephant Man- Joseph Merrick- that poor man

A 24-year-old man from Norway, infected with leprosy, 1886. #Leprosy

A 24-year-old man from Norway, infected with leprosy, 1886. #Leprosy

Pickwickian Syndrome Named after: Joe Pickwick, a fat, narcoleptic kid from Charles Dickens’s first novel, The Pickwick Papers.

Pickwickian Syndrome Named after: Joe Pickwick, a fat, narcoleptic kid from Charles Dickens’s first novel, The Pickwick Papers.

Journal of Cutaneous and Venereal Diseases, 1884

Journal of Cutaneous and Venereal Diseases, 1884

1907. Herpes and Eczema. -The Prints Collector 39198 C243-14

1907. Herpes and Eczema. -The Prints Collector 39198 C243-14

Syphiloderma ulceratum. 'Photographic Atlas of the Diseases of the Skin', 1903.

Syphiloderma ulceratum. 'Photographic Atlas of the Diseases of the Skin', 1903.

HYPERTHYROIDISM – EXOPHTHALMOS, 1908  Hyperthyroidism - the same disorder that causes goiters - can also cause bulging eyes, as shown in this 1908 photograph. As the eyes protrude, the tend to dry out, sometimes resulting in scarring, infection, and blindness. Hyperthyroidism is also known as Grave's disease.

HYPERTHYROIDISM – EXOPHTHALMOS, 1908 Hyperthyroidism - the same disorder that causes goiters - can also cause bulging eyes, as shown in this 1908 photograph. As the eyes protrude, the tend to dry out, sometimes resulting in scarring, infection, and blindness. Hyperthyroidism is also known as Grave's disease.

Before you were able to travel, you had to undergo lice inspection at Ellis Island. Maggie Moyer

Before you were able to travel, you had to undergo lice inspection at Ellis Island. Maggie Moyer

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