The importance of detecting possible benign causes of epileptic convulsions is mentioned. A case of a young boy with a Wolff-ParkinsonWhite syndrome, whose presenting symptom was fits, is descriptionbed. The literature of 111 cases of Wolff-ParkinsonWhite syndrome reported in English medical papers of the last 10 years is reviewed.
A case of acute inflammation of a solitary diverticulum of the caecum is reported. This condition is pre-operatively generally confused with acute appendicitis. At operation the findings are suggestive of carcinoma.