(Quicksilver, Argentum vivum.)
In commerce this metal is often adulterated with an admixture of lead, sometimes also of bismuth. The best way to purify it is to put it in a porcelain saucer, pour over it a watery solution of nitrate of mercury, and let it boil for about an hour over a charcoal fire, always adding water to replace that lost by evaporation. The acid in this solution takes up the lead and bismuth and disengages its mercury which becomes added to the mercury to be purified.
Mercury in its fluid metallic state has but little dynamic action on man’s health, it is only its chemical compounds that cause great effects.
Among the salts of mercury those which for several centuries have been chiefly used in the treatment of diseases are those formed with a small proportion of muriatic acid (sweet mercury, miercurius dulcis, calomel, hydrargyrum muriuticum mite) and the complete muriatic mercurial salt (corrosive sublimate mercurius sublimatus corrosivus hydrargyrum muriaticum corrosivus) for internal use, and its combination with fatty substances (unguentu mercuriale s. neapolitanum,unguentum hydrargyri cincreum) for external inunction. I will pass over the innumerable other preparations of mercury, chiefly combinations with other acids or prepared with other substances, which have been used less frequently and have attained no lasting repute.
This is not the place to estimate the medicinal value of all these preparations. It would, indeed, be impossible to do this because even those of them in commonest use have been but little, and those more rarely employed not at all, tested as to their true peculiar action on the healthy human body. Consequently they cannot be homoepathically selected for particular morbid states with any certainty of a curative effect. Thus much only does careful proving enable me to express from experience, that they all display in their action a certain general similarity as mercurials; whilst, on the other hand, they differ greatly from one another in their peculiarities, and very much in the intensity of their action on the human health. Especially should it be observed, that all the saline preparations of mercury display a number of little known but generally very active accessory effects, according to the nature of their basic acid, which differ very much from the mild absolute effects of perfectly pure mercury, unaltered by any acid.
Even mercury merely united with fatty substances in the form of ointment excites peculiar effects on the human body,( John Bell complains that he has never succeeded in curing the venereal-chancre disease by merely rubbing in mercurial ointment, without being compelled to destory the chancre by the aid of external remedies. But by the internal use of a mercurial preparation uncombined with any acid, such as the mercurius solubilits (hydrargyrum oxydulatum nigrum), the whole disease, including the chancre, is cured, without any external remedy for the latter being required.) different from those produced by the internal administration of the mild, pure, semioxydized mercury (aethiops per se), probably because in the ointmet it is chemically combined with fatty acids.
Now, as the hornoeopathic method rejects all medicinal substances that produce heterogeneous accessory effects in consequence of being combined with something else, I have long endeavoured to obtain pure mercury in such a condition that it should be able to dispaly its ture, pure, peculiar effects on the human organism in a more powerfully curative manner than all other known preparations and saline combination.
What a long-continued, mechanical succession of fluid mercury, or as was practised in ancient times its trituration with crab’s eyes or solution of gum effected very imperfectly, viz, its change into semi-oxyde free from acids, this I sought to do in 1787 and 1788, by precipitating is from its solution in nitric acid made in cold, by means of caustic ammonia. This preparation of mercury, distinguished by its black colour, was, under the name of mercrius solubilis Hahn. (mercuriu oxydulatus niger), preferred in almost all countries to all other mercurials hhitherto in use, on account of its much milder, more efficacious antisyphilitic virtues. But a more careful investigation showe me that even this did not possess the highest degree of purity. In fact, its dark black colour was rather owing to an excess of the caustic ammonia required for the precipitation of the somewhat over-acid nitrate of mercury. But nitrate of mercury with excess of acid generally contains some muriate and sulphate of mercury (which even in very small quantities possess a deleterious acridity). These are concealed by the dark colour of the black oxyde, are precipitated along with it, and thus render it somewhat impure.
In order to avoid this, in the preface to mercury in the second edition of this first part of the Materia Medica Pura, published in 1822, I directed the mode of preparing a perfectly pure precipitate of mercury, obtained by caustic ammonia acting on nitrate of mercury quite free from superfluous acid. This is of a dark grey colour; it is a perfectly pure oxyde of mercury, like the powder obtained by prolonged succussion of the metallic mercury, and called aethiops per se.
This preparation, being a perfectly pure mercurial medicine, was quite unobjectionable except that the process for making it required much care and labour.
But as one of the rules of homoeopathy, as also of common sense, enjoins that we should attain our aim the simplest and shortest way (quod fieri potest per pauca., non debet fieri per plura), so in this case the aim is attained in the speediest, easiest, and most perfect manner by acting according to the directions laid down in the second part of the Chronic Diseases , p, 5. One grain of perfectly pure mercury (such as is employed for making thermometers) is triturated as is done with other dry medicinal substances, with three times 100 grains of milk-sugar for three -hours, up to the million-fold powder-attenuation described in detail in the place referred to),( After the trituration of the grain of mercury with the first 100 grains of milk-sugar, there still remains on the smooth surface of the porcelain mortar, in spite the most diligent scraping, a considerable black discoloration, which is almost entirely taken up by the trituration of one grain of the first trituration with a second 100 grains of milk-sugar, and is completely effaced by the third trituration.) and one grain of the last is dissolved in diluted alcohol; this solution is twice succussed, and a drop of this solution is raised through 28 dilution phials to the decillionfold potency (hydrargyrum purum potentiatum X).
One small globule (300 of which weigh one grain), moistened with the last dilution, is the appropriate dose of this very medicinal metal for all suitable cases.
The following symptoms were produced by the administration or the black oxyde of mercury (mercurius solubilis), which was generally pure enough to develope mostly pure mercurial symptoms, whereby, as I hope, the knowledge of the peculiar powers of this metal has beep increased in no small degree.
They show that if we select mercury only for such morbid states, the totality of whose symptoms is met with among those of the drug in striking similarity;- when, moreover, we only employ it in the most perfect, pure and highly potentized preparation and in the above-named dilution; we shall find in it an indispensable, highly serviceable remedy for very many cases.
But mercury has been only too often improperly employed in all sorts of diseases in allopathic practice, in which either it was believed that benefit could not be obtained by milder remedies, or where it was taken for granted that induration and obstruction existed which had to be resolved by this metal which was held to be a universal solvent, or where in obstinate ailments, as so many are, a concealed. venereal infection was groundlessly imagined to lurk. When aggravation of the symptoms ensued from the daily repeated doses, the allopath did not ascribe this to the unsuitability of the medicine or the disease, but be usually attributed it to the dose being too small for such a great disease, and he then attacked the patient with larger and more frequently repeated doses of more-energetic mercurial preparations (if he wished to produce a very powerful effect he gave corrosive sublimate); he rubbed a quantity of mercurial ointment into the skin, and in this way destroyed life, or at least ruined the health beyond possibility of recovery, in innumerable cases.
But, as we now know, all chronic diseases, with but few exceptions (pure syphilis and sycosis being among , these), arise from more or less developed psora ; and even where uneradicated syphilis or sycosis is complicated with developed psora, the latter is more and first to be attended to in the treatment. But mercury (and especially its impure but acrid preparations) can never serve for the radical cure of psora, must always make it more incurable. This will easily explain the disastrous results of the mercurial treatment of chronic diseases of all sorts.
I leave out of consideration the injudicious treatment by blood-letting, by repeated purgatives, by the-frequent abuse of opium in order to allay all sorts of pains, to procure sleep and check diarrhoea and spasms, by cinchona bark in to order to cut short intermittent fevers and strengthen the patient , in cases where the uncured disease and the squandering of the juices and strength by the doctor were the only causes of the weakness. Apart from these injudicious operations, there is no remedy employed by the alllopaths, who plume themselves on being healers of diseases whereby the life of patients afflicated with chronic diseases is oftener destroyed than their favourite calomel and corrosive sublimate. How different are the results obtained by homoeopathy in its treatment of the sick!
In it, the smallest dose of the purest mercury in the above-mentioned highest development of potency, demands, on the part of the true disciples of this method of treatment, the most careful selection of the case of chronic disease in which this remedy may be unhesitatingly given, and in which it is indispensable to the cure. I refer to other cases than to the pure venereal chancre disease (syphilis), uncomplicated with psora, where its employment is positively indicated. In this cane, too, one single smallest dose always suffices for the cure of this chronic miasm.
This, the only rational employment of this noble metal, has nothing in common with the abuse of the drug which has for several years past been prevalent in the ordinary method of treatment, where calomel (mercurius dulcis, in which the mercury, owing to its combination with muriatic acid, has other properties very different from its original, specific ones) is blindly employed in almost all diseases, without distinction, in large doses, generally combined with opium without any knowledge on the part of the practitioner of the real effects of either the calomel or the opium, and without any attempt to distinguish the cases in which the former or the latter, or both together, are suited. We may well say that here the irrational practice, allopathy, has reached its climax. This homicidal practice deserves only condemnation, and is not worth further notice.
The perfect saline combination of mercury with muriatic acid, the mercurial sublimate (corrosive sublimate, mercurius corrosivus sublimatus) is is somewhat better known by reason of its frequent abuse. On account of its solubility in water and alcohol, and hence its capability of being diluted to every degree, it is more adapted for homoeopathic use. I have given some of its symptoms further on, which are well worth being added to,that will serve to give some.idea of its peculiar action, which is very different from that of pure mercury. I have found a single dose of a. small portion of a drop of the quintillion-fold, or better still, of the decillion-fold dilution, given alone, to be almost specific in the common autumnal dysentery. In this case the truth of the homoeopathic law of cure is distinctly corroborated.
So also the sulphurous combination of mercury, cinnabar, possesses its own peculiar properties which differ from those of pure mercury, though they are not yet well enough ascertained. In the symptoms I have given below, I have made a small commencement to the knowledge of its medicinal worth.
When even the purest mercurial preparation causes injurious effects, if administered in unsuitable cases of disease, therefore unhomoeopathically, then, according to the character of the untoward symptoms that arise, the antidote will be found in hepar sulphuris sulphur, camphor, opium, china, or nitric acid. All these remedies must, however, be given in very small doses, selected in accordance with the symptoms present.
Cases of slow poisoning by mercury, especially the trembling of gilders, are said to be relieved by electricity.
The symptoms here recorded that have been observed from the administration of the black oxyde of mercury are mostly primary effects. Very few of them can with certainty be said to be secondary effects. These are distinguished by painlessness and non-inflamrnatory character. Among them I rockon e.g. a kind of hard, cold, painless swelling of the glands and a certain cataleptic paralytic weakness of the muscles.
[HAHNEMANN was aided in his proving of the black oxyde of mercury (often called mercurius solubilis Hahnemanni) by GROSS, GUTMANN, FR. HAHNEMANN, HARTMANN, HORNBURG, LANGHAMMER, RUMMEL, STAPF.
No old-school authorities are cited for the symptoms recorded under Mercurius solubilis calomel, mercurii acetas. mercurius praoecipitatus ruber, and cinnabar.
One old-school author furnishes some symptoms of mercurius corrosivus, viz.
SCHWARZE, C. FR., Beob, and Erfahr. i. d. Med. Dresden, 1827.
For other mercurial preparations the following authorities are quoted :
ACREY, THOM., in Lond. Med. Journ., 1788.
BELL, Ueber bosart. Tripper and vener., Krankh., Leipzig, 1794, ii,
CHEYENE, J., in Dublin Hospital Reports and Commentaries on Med. and Surgery, Dublin, 1816, vol. i.
CULLEN’S First Lines, note by French translator of.
DEGNER, in Acta Nat. Cur., vi.
ENGEL Specimina Med., Berol., 1781.
FOURCROY in the translation of Ramazzini’s Maladies des Artisans.
FRIESE in Geschichte and Versuche einer chirurg. Gesellschaft, Koperh., 1774.
HEUERMANN Bemerk and Untersuch., ii.
HILL, JAC., is Edinb. Essays, iv.
HOFFMANN. in Baldinger’a Magaz.
HUBER, in Nova Act. Cur., iii.
HUFFLAND, Journal d, pr. A., x, xxvi, 4.
HUNTER; J., On the Veneral isease.
LARREY, in Description de P Egypte, t. i. Memoires et Obs.
LOUIS, in Pibrac Memoires de l’Acad. Royale de Chirurgie, t. iv.
LOUVRIER, in Annalen der Heilkunde, 1810 Dec.
MICHAELIS, in Hufel. Journal, vi and xxviii.
Misc. Nat. Cur., Dec. iii, Ann. 5, 6.
OETTINGER, Diss. Cinnabris exul, redux, Tubing, 1760.
PLATER, FELIX, Obs., i, Basil, 1614.
RICHTER, A. GOTTL., Chirurg., Bibl., vi.
RIVERIUS, Obs., Med.
SCHENK, PET., vii.
SCHLEGEL, in Hufel. Journ., vii, 4.
SCHLICHTING, in Act. Nat. Cur., viii.
SWEDJAUR, Traite des malad. vener tom., ii.
WEDEL, Amoenit. Mat. Med.
The 1st edit. contains 848 symptoms of the different mercurial preparartions, the 2nd 1424, and this, the 3rd, 1450.] this, the 3rd, 1450.]
MERCURIUS OXYDULATUS NIGER
(Mercurius solubilis Hahnemanni)
In the head a vertigo, during the day.
Vertigo in the room, so that when walking she must take hold of something in order not to fall.
She is giddy even when sitting.
Vertigo more when sitting than when standing, dimness and blackness before the eyes, especially towards evening.
5. Vertigo; when sitting at his desk there was whirling in the head, as if he were drunk, he, rises up and walks about the room staggering, then anxious heat breaks out over him, with nausea., but not to the length of vomiting; at the same time some headache (for 3 successive days, noon and afternoon).
When he has sat in a stooping positions and rises up, he feels a vertigo at the first instant.
When she lies on the back she has a whirling and qualmish feeling; this goes off when she lies on the side.
Vertigo, cold hands with febrile rigor, then confusion of the head.
(When standing) violent vertigo, during which he bent the head forwards. [Lr.J
10. Vertigo, compelling him to lie down. [Fr. H-n.]
On turning round quickly, vertigo, all goes round with him.[Stf.]
Vertigo, when walking in the open air, at. the same time nausea and a sensation as if a worm in the chest crawled up into the throat. [Fr. H-n. ]
Vertigo and staggering when she comes out of the open air into the room. (Fr. H-n.J
Giddy and staggering when walking in the open air, but in the room only heaviness of the head (aft.. 48 h.). [Gn.J
15. A kind of vertigo; when lying he feels as if swung long-ways. [Fr. H-n.]
In the forehead like whirling. (St f . J
Dull and stupid in the head. [Fr. H-n.]
After eating she is as if drunk; heat and redness mount up into face, which swells.
By day drowsy and sleepy.
20. Weakness in the head like dazedness, and as if it whispered round in the forehead and went round in a ring.
When she has eaten and stands up, stupid, whirling and black before the eyes, above the nose, worst in the warm room, better in the open air.
Headache, like dizziness and fulness in the brain.
Somewhat dull in the head, in the morning on rising, a dull headache.
Dullness in the head, in the morning on waking.
25. In the room , heaviness and confusion of the head also when sitting and lying.
The head is heavy as if involved in a dull pain and confused.
In the morning after rising, vacant in the head and as if he had been up all night; this goes off in the open air.
It takes away the acuteness of his intellect, makes him dizzy ; he does not hear what is said to him, cannot retain well what he reads, and is apt to make mistakes in speaking.
Speaking is disagreeable to him, he cannot read, his head is vacant, he cannot work, and falls asleep when sitting.
30. Thinking power very weak; it is with difficulty that he can recollect himself, and answers questions wrongly (this he is conscious of himself).
His thoughts completely forsake him. [Fr. H-n.]
His thoughts sometimes go away entirely for some minutes. [Fr. H-n.]
He knows not where he is. [Fr. H-n. ]
He cannot calculate., cannot reflect. [Fr. H-n.]
35. Unconsciousness and speechlessness; she appeared to sleep, but was pulseless; the body was warm enough, but she looked just like a corpse; after an hour her consciousness returned and some sound in her voice; she wished to speak but could not, not till after 12 hours did her speech return. [Fr. H-n.]
Distraction; when he wishes to do some work, something else always comes into his mind; one thought always drove out another, from time to time (for a couple of days).[Gn.]
Heat and pain throughout the head. [Fr. H-n. ]
In the evening an uneasy painful feeling in the head till he goes to sleep; loud talking distressed him, one must talk, in a low voice diminished by sitting and leaning the head against something.
Burning in the head.
40. Pain in the head like an annular violent out-stretching in a stripe not above three fingers broad, which appears to go round just above the eyes and ears.
Pressive headache as if the head were tightly bound.
In the evening, headache, as, if the brain were tied round with ligature.
Headache as if close under the skull, as if it were too heavy and too tight there.
Headache, a. forcing outwards.
45. Headache, like a pressing outwards in the parietal bones.
Head is painful, as if it were pressed asunder.
Headache, as if the brain were forced asunder.
Fulness in the brain as if the head would burst.
Aching pain in the occiput.
50. Headache; outpressing in the forehead and pain in the bone below the eyebrows, even when touched.
Violent headache, as if the head in its upper part would fall asunder, and as if all were pressed down to the nose.
In the evening headache; in the front and upper part of the head a painful dull. feeling, with crossness. [Fr- H-n. ]
Pressing pain out at the forehead. [Gn.]
Pressing pain out at the forehead, worst when lying; he got relief by pressing on it with the open hand (aft. 41 h.). [Gn.]
55. Tensive aching pain in the sinciput; he felt relief by holding his open hand there. [Gn.]
Undulation and beating in the whole sinciput. [Fr. H-n..]
From the occiput a strong, tearing, continued pain, which went into the forehead and there pressed. [Hbg.]
Shooting in the forehead whilst walking in the open air. [Fr.H-n. ]
Tearing in the skull, especially in the frontal bone.
60. Tearing headache in the sinciput extending to the crown.
Tearing headache in the lower part of the occiput.
Headache like a slow tearing stitch, and as if bruised.
Stitches all through the head.
Shooting headache in the forehead (immediately).
65. (When sitting) intermitting boring stitches in the left side of the forehead, very painful. [Lr.]
(When standing) painful tearing stitches in the left side of the forehead. [Lr.]
(When sitting) tearing stitches in the left side of the forehead, with rigor over the whole body, cold hands, hot cheeks, and warm forehead, without thirst [Lr.]
Drawing digging in the front part of the head. [Gr.]
On stooping headache, like digging in the forehead and a weight there.
70. Pain in the upper part of the occipital bone.
A boring pain in the occiput.
Contractive headache; the head is as if screwed in, sometimes in the sinciput, sometimes in the occiput, sometimes on the: left side, at the same time watering of the eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
In the morning when he has lain in a wrong position in bed, a drawing from the palate into the brain, where it is very painful, as if all were bruised there. [St f .]
Jerking blows in the brain, especially when moving and stooping forwards.
- Aching pain in the left temple. [Gn.]
Aching pain in the right side of the forehead. [Gn.]
Violent drawing in the right temple (5th d.). [Rl.]
Twitching drawing and pinching in the right temple, on the occiput down the nape. [Rl.]
Tearing headache externally.
80. The whole external head is painful to the touch.
Tearing pain externally on the forehead, in all positions. [Lr.]
Burning on the left temple. [ Gn.]
Burning in the skin of the left side of the forehead. [Gn.]
Itching on the forehead. [Fr. H-n.]
85. Burning itching on the forehead. forehead and head. [Fr. H-n. ]
Over the leftside of the forehead, in the scalp, burning pain, that went off after touching .[Gn.]
Itching smarting in the nape and on the hairy scalp. [Fr. H-n]
Burning and itching on the hairy scalp. [Fr. H-n.]
Itching on the hairy scalp, day and night. [Fr. H-n]
90. Itching eruption on the head, compelling scratching. [Fr. H-n. ]
Dry eruption on the whole head, that causes pain when grasped all over. [Fr. H-n.]
Small elevated, firmly adherent scabs, among the hairs of the head. [Fr. H-n. ]
Much scurf on the hairy scalp, which itched and after scratching burned. [Fr. H-n. ]
Moist eruption on the hairy scalp, which eats away the hair as it were, with painful aching. especially on the sore places. [Fr. H-n.]
95. Without headache the hair falls off. [Fr. H-n. ]
Sensation under the scalp, when the open hand is laid on it, as if it were ulcerated. [Gn.]
Horripilation over the hairy scalp, whereby the hairs seemed to stand on end, or the integuments of the head to contract and remble. [ Gss.]
Burning feeling in the right superciliary arch. [Gn.]
Dilated pupils (aft. 1 h.). [Lr.]
100. A black spot before the eyes, which always seems to go down in front of him. [Fr. H-n.]
Black spots before the eyes. [Fr. H-n. ]
Black insects or flies seem always to be flying before the sight. [Fr. H-n.]
All appears green and black before the eyes, the room seems to go round with her in a ring; she must lie down (during a meal). [Fr. H-n.]
The sight leaves him entirely for five minutes, and every half hour a similar attack occurs, when he is completely deprived of sight for five minutes. [Fr. H-n.]
105. Fiery points before the sight upwards towards the clouds, especially in the afternoon. [Fr. H-n. ]
Fiery sparks before the eyes. [Fr. H-n. ]
Mist before one or both eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
Amaurotic dimness before the left eye, which gradually increased, lasting ten minutes.
(In the evening when, reading the letters appear in motion.)
110. Amaurotic blindness of the left eye, without pain, for some minutes, when walking in the open air.
Weakness of the eyes. [Fr. H-n. ]
Dimness of sight in both eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
Deception of the vision; it seems to him that a straw hangs down before both eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
He sees pointed things (e.g. an awl) as if with a double point. [Fr. H-n.]
115. If she wishes to see something she cannot rightly distinguish it, the eyes are almost always involuntarily closed, and the more she tries to prevent this closing, the less able is she to prevent it; she must lie down and shut the eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
He cannot open the eyes well, just as if the eyeballs were adherent [Fr. H-n.]
When sitting, standing and walking; the eyes are as if forcibly closed, as if from prolonged want of sleep. [Fr. H-n.]
The light of the fire dazzles the eyes greatly [Fr. H-n.]
A burning in the eyes, as if he had read much at night; one eye is red.
120. The eyes cannot bear the light of the fire and day-light [Fr. H-n.]
Burning in the eyes. [Fr. H-n]
Burning and smarting in the eyes, as from horse-radish.[Fr. H-n.]
Many red vessels are visible in the white of the eye. [Fr. H-n.]
Inflammation of both eyes, with burning smarting pain; worse in the open air. [Fr. H-n.]
125. Heat in the eyes and lachrymation. [Fr. H.-n.]
Watering of both eyes, in the morning. [Fr. H-n.]
Watering and.lachrymation of the eyes. [Fr. H-n,.]
Great lachrymation of the right eye. [Fr. H-n. ]
The eyes weep in the open air.
130. The eye is full of tears.
Burning pains in the right upper and lower lids. [Gn.]
The left lower eyelid is very much swelled, especially towards the outer canthus, with burning pains, for five days, with much watering of the eye, which was preceded by much sneezing for three days. [Fr. H-n.]
The eyelids are stuck together in the morning.
The upper eyelid is swelled and red like a stye.
135. Constant twitching in the lower eyelid.
Great swelling, redness and constriction of the eyelids,, which were very sensitive when touched. [Fr. H-n.]
Aching in the eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
Aching in both eyes as from sand. [Fr. H-n.]
Aching in the eye ;when it is moved ; it also aches when touched.
140. Itching in the eyeballs [Fr. H-n.]
In the left eye .pricking pain, for some minutes (7th d.). [Rl.]
Shooting in the eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
Sensation, under the left upper eyelid, as if a cutting body were behind it. [Gn.]
Quivering and twitching in the eyelids. [Fr. H-n.]
145. Bluish-red rings round the eyes, especially below them .[Fr. H-n.]
Inflammatory swelling in the region of the lachrymal bone.
Features sunken, eyes dim and dull, complexion white and earthy lengthened features. [Hbg.]
The right side of the face is swollen and hot, especially underneath the eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
Dull stitch in the left superior maxillary bone, near the eye. [ Fr. H-n.]
150. Red spots on the face. [Fr. H-n.]
A rough-skinned, partly red, partly whitish teetery spot on the skin of the left zygoma [Lr.]
Outward pressive pain in the zygomatic arches. [Gn.]
Tearing in the right masseter muscle. [Gss.]
Great swelling of the left cheek. [Fr. H-n.]
155. On the left cheek a large node under the skin (10th d.). [RL.]
Single pointed stitches, each lasting five minutes, in the zygomatic process (also in the chest, knee, and external elbow process more in the forenoon and when walking.
Tearing on the left side of the cheek, it involves the whole ear.
He can hardly hear anything, and yet everything resounds loudly in the ear. [RI.]
Ears as if stopped up, and a roaring in them.
160. In the morning, rushing in the ears.
Roaring and rushing in the ear, as if something were sticking in it.
Roaring in the ear as if something were stuffed into it.
Buzzing before the ears, as if he were about to faint.
Roaring before the ears, in pulsations.
165. Hardness of hearing in both ears. [Fr. H-n.]
Roaring in the ears. [Fr. H-n.]
Roaring before both ears, when lying in bed. [Fr. H-n.]
Roaring with hardness of hearing in both ears. [Fr. H-n.]
Rushing before the left ear. [Fr. H-n.]
170. Buzzing as from wasps in the left ear (aft. 5 m.). [Fr. H-n.]
Fluttering before the left ear. [Fr. H-n.]
Fluttering and crawling in the left ear. [Fr. H-n.]
Ringing in the ears, as from several loud ringing glasses, especially in the evening. [Fr. H-n.]
Various ringing sounds before both ears, worst in the evening, for many days. [Fr. H-n.]
175. Deep in the left ear tearing, at the commencement of the menses.[Fr. H-n.]
Aching shooting pain in the ear; the warmer she got in bed the colder and wetter became in her ear, at last as if she had ice in the ear.
Stitches in the internal ear on stooping.
The left ear is painful as a inflamed; the meatus auditorius also pains as if inflamed. [Rl.]
Violent pain in the ear as if something was forcing itself out.[RI.]
180. The ear is as if inflamed externally and internally, with partly cramp-like, partly shooting pains and as if stopped up by swelling. [RI.]
Pinching and tugging in the ears.
Shooting and burning deep in both ears, worse in the left. [Fr. H-n.]
Both ears are sore and excoriated internally, the right worst. [Fr. H-n.]
185. Several times daily in the internal right and left ears a sensation as if cold water run out of them, which suddenly comes, and goes away after a few minutes; in the intervals great itching in both ears. [Fr. H-n.]
A moisture runs out of both ears. [Fr. H-n.]
In the morning blood comes out of the left ear. [Fr. H–n.. J .
Blood and ill-smelling pus flow out of the right ear, with tearing pain in it. [Fr. H-n.]
Pus flows out of both ears; anteriorly in the right ear is a small abscess, which when touched discharges pus out of the ear ; at the same time pains in the whole right half of the head and face, on account of which she cannot lie on that side. [Fr. H-n.]
190. Yellow pus comes out of the left ear. [Fr. H.-n.]
Fluid wax runs out of both ears. [Fr. H-n.]
Fluid wax runs out of both ears. [Fr. H-n.]
Burning pain in the cartilage of the left eat. [Gn.]
The lobe of the ear is very painful for eight days, and is red and hot; two days afterwards a pimple appears in the lobe, that continues for twelve weeks. [Fr. H-n.]
A lump in the ear lobe, that is not moveable, it is only painful at the commencement, it lasts four weeks (aft. 34 d.). [Fr. H-n]
195. Burning eroding itching and exuding pimple of a scurfy appearance, like a small tetter, on the right ear lobe; he is forced to scratch it. [Lr.]
Tugging and twitching behind the left ear, that prevents sleep; the part is painful when touched. [Fr. H-n. ]
Swelling of the root of the nose. [Fr. H-n.]
Crawling and gnawing sensation in the skin of the root of the nose. [Fr. H-n]
Tension transversely across the nose. [Fr. H-n.]
200. The nasal bone is painful when laid hold of. [Fr. H-n.]
The whole nose, especially on the left side, is swollen, very red, and shining, with itching, especially in the inside of the ala nasi. [Fr. H-n.]
A very painful pustule on the nose.
Inflammatory swelling on the nose.
The tip of the nose swollen, red, inflammed, itching.
205. Great itching on the right side of the nose; he must rub it.
A pressure down from the. nose, as if a weight were tied to it.[Hbg.]
Swelling and cracking of the septum nasi. [Fr. H-n.]
Swelling on the left ala nasi, as in severe fluent coryza. [Lr.]
Cannot get air through the nose. [Fr. H-n.]
210. Epistaxis of various degrees of intensity. [Fr. H-n..]
Bleeding from the left nostril; the blood coagulated as it dropped out, so that it remained hanging in strings from the nose. [Fr. H-n. J
The nose is scabby internally, and bleeds when blown. [Rl]
Epistaxis during sleep. [Fr. H-n.]
When coughing severe epistaxis. [Fr. H-n.]
215. Pain on touching the lips with the fingers, as if they were hot and burning, as from nettles. [Stf.]
Dryness of the lips. [Fr. H-n.]
Roughness and dryness of the lower lip, as from cold rough air (aft. 7 h.). [Lr.]
Eruption on the upper lip, more on its border, covered with yellow scabs, with smarting burning pain. [Fr. H-n.. ]
Internal swelling of the upper lip.
220. On the inner surface of the lower lip, opposite the incisor teeth, painful ulcers.
Under the red of the lower lip, and spreading towards the corner of the mouth, eruption of pimples, which when touched smart.
Soft red swelling of the upper lip, which internally detaches itself from the gum, and there looks pulled away; on its inner and outer surface there occur deep ulcerated rhagades, with shooting pain, sometimes with itching. [Fr. .H-n.]
Great swelling of the upper lip and of the lower part of the cheek, which is soft yet very red, wherein inch-deep holes (as if bored out) occur, as if painted over with greyish-yellow matter, from them is discharged only a watery yellow fluid; they had a somewhat putrid smell, and bled when touched, but only at their border. [Fr. H-n.]
Ulcerated angle of the mouth, that pains as if sore.
225. On the inside of the lips a whitish-blue spot. [Fr. H-n. ]
In the angles of the mouth pain, as if they had been incised. [Fr. H-n.. ]
Cracks in the corner of the .mouth. [Fr. H-n,]
Cracks and chaps in the corner of the mouth. [Fr. H-n.]
The muscles betwixt the lower lip and chin were visibly spasmodically drawn hither and thither.
230. In the morning, about 3 am., the mouth is drawn towards one side, with loss of breath. [Fr. H-n.]
Burning in the skin of the cheek, before the chin. [Gn.]
Little red ulcers, the size of a millet seed, on the right side of the chin, painless when touched. [Lr.]
On the chin a pustule, the size of a pea, full of pus.
Suppurating little red ulcers on the left side of the chin, painless (3rd d.). [Lr.]
235. He cannot separate the jaws from one another. [Fr. H-n.]
A tension in the maxillary joint on opening the mouth.
Almost complete immobility of the jaw, so that he can hardly open the mouth a little way, with the most violent pains. [Fr. H-n.]
She cannot separate the jaws from one another, at the same time a tensive pain on the right side of the hyoid bone, bitter taste of all food (except milk, which tastes well), tearing and hardness of hearing in the right ear, loud discharge of much very ill-swelling flatus, and moist eruption on the head. [Fr. H-n. ]
Pain under the lower jaw.
240. Towards evening tearing in the lower jaw.
Under the chin yellow scabby eruption, a quarter of an inch thick, almost painless. [Fr. H-n.]
The gums are painful when touched and when chewing, particularly hard food. [Stf.]
Itching on the gums [Fr. H-n.]
The gums separate themselves from the teeth. [Fr. H-n.]
245. Tearing in different parts of the gums, they are sore and swollen. [Gss.]
The gums are swollen and separated from the teeth.
The upper border of the gums stand up in jags, which are white and ulcerated.
Painful swollen gums.
250. Swelling of the gums at night, better by day.
Every night swelling of the gums.
Transient swelling of the gums, only in the morning.
At night, every time he wishes to go to sleep, burning pain in the gums, that wakes him up.
Burning throbbing pain of the gums, which increases after noon, is allayed by lying down, and goes off at night.
255. The greatly swollen and painful gums are retracted. [Hbg.]
In the spongy gums, which are detached from the teeth and bleeding, a fine tearing, as also in the roots of the exposed teeth, almost all day and in the morning on rising; in the evening the pain is somewhat allayed by smoking tobacco. [Gss.]
The gums that are detached from the teeth look discoloured and are white at their borders. [ Gss.]
Painful swelling of the gums, for several days. [Lr.]
Bleeding of the gums at the slightest touch, for fifty-six days.[Fr H-n.]
260. Horrible tearing in the teeth, especially increased by eating; the teeth commence to be loose. [Gss.]
Pain in the teeth, especially after eating, as if they were eroded. [Gss. ]
The teeth become greyish black-black. [Fr. H-n. ]
On moving the mouth sensation as if the teeth were loose,especially the lower front teeth. [Lr. ]
Feeling as if all the teeth were loose. [St f . ]
265. Looseness of the teeth; which are painful when touched by the tongue. [Hbg.]
Weakness in the teeth.
The front teeth as if dislocated.
Pain of the incisors.
Pain of the front teeth; when he draws air into the mouth, pain shoots into the teeth.
270.Pain of the front incisors when he draws cold air into the mouth, or drinks cold or warm fluids, but only so long as this is done.
Toothache as from teeth on edge.
At night severe toothache, and when that went off great chilliness through the whole body.
Tearing in the roots of all the teeth, all day.
Tearing toothache after midnight and particularly in the morning.
275. Tearing toothache, that darts into the ears, especially at night on account of it he cannot remain in bed; he must sit up all night.
Drawing toothache, even in the front teeth, in the morning.
Jerking toothache, especially at night.
Toothache, pulsating jerks from the teeth of the lower jaw into the ear and from the upper jaw, into the head, with painfulness of the gums from 9 p.m., only ceasing on lying down and going to sleep.
Toothache like strong stitches.
280. In the evening frightful stitches in a tooth.
During sleep at night she grinds her teeth, and bites them so strongly, together that it causes pain, which wakes her up.
Loss of speech and consciousness for twelve hours. [Fr. H_n.]
Loss of speech and voice (This condition lasted three days, and was almost completely removed by hyoscyamus, so that on the fourth day she could say everything, and with her proper voice, only she had some difficulty in doing so.) ;she hears everything well, but can only reply by signs and grimaces, and though she endeavoured to bring the vocal organs into action, she was unable to speak a single word even in a low voice, or emit a sound, with sunken features and weeping about her condition she cannot sleep and feels very exhausted ; but she has appetite for all sorts of food, and thirst for beer; faeces and urine are passed easily. [Fr. H-n.]
The open air is painful and strange to the tongue.[Fr. H -n.]
285. Tongue white furred, with whitish swollen gums, that bleed when touched. [Lr.]
Tongue thickly furred. [Hbg.]
Tongue white as if covered with fur, specially in the morning. [Fr. H-n.]
The tongue is insensible and as if covered with fur. [Fr. H-n]
Very rough tongue. [Fr H-n. ]
290. Great swelling of the tongue. [ Fr. H-n.]
Swelling of the tongue.
Swelling of the white furred tongue.
Tongue much swollen, white furred.
A formication on the tongue.
295. Pain like needle-pricks, in the tip of the tongue.
On the upper part of the tongue a longitudinal furrow, in which is pricking as from pins.
The tongue pains as if cracked, with burning pain.
Very painful, ulcerated border of the swollen tongue.
Tongue swollen and ulcerated, hollow internally. [Fr. H-n.]
300. The tongue is swollen and so soft on the edges, that it is shaped indentations corresponding to the intervals betwixt the teeth, and these indentations look ulcerated. [Fr. H-n. ]
The anterior half of the tongue is so hard that when struck with the finger-nails it causes a rattling noise, it is quite dry. [Fr. H-n.]
The tongue on the right side of the hyoid bone feels sore and stiff (6th d.). [Rl.]
The interior of the mouth, especially the inside of the cheeks gets a bluish colour. [Fr. H-n. ]
Ulcers on the inside of the cheeks.
305. At night burning in the mouth.
Vesicles in the mouth. [Fr. H-n.]
The mouth was all sore in the inside. [Stf.]
On the inside of the cheeks round, raised, white blisters; owing to which the skin became detached, with burning pain. [Hbg. ]
Ulcers and fissures in the mouth, which give pain of a violent burning, smarting character, particularly in the evening. [Fr. H-n. ]
310. A kind of aphthae in the mouth. [Fr.H-n.]
Aphthae in the mouth.
Constant dryness in the mouth.
He draws much mucus from the posterior nares into the throat; he must hawk it out.
Sore throat; feeling as if something stuck in the throat.
315. Pain in the throat, as if an apple-core were sticking in it.
Sensation as if he had something in the throat, which he must swallow down. [St f.]
Difficulty of swallowing; with great difficulty and with violent straining he got something down. [Hbg.]
Pain in the throat on swallowing, and hoarseness. [Fr. H-n.]
Roughness on the palate, which gives smarting pain when touched by the tongue, as if the palate were sore. [Lr.]
- Dryness in the palate as if caused by heat. [Lr.]
Something hot rises to her throat. [Fr.. H-n.]
Pain in the throat like aching.
Burning first down the oesophagus, then in the abdomen.
Swallowing is difficult and painful, as if he had burnt the back of his throat, or had swallowed boiling oil.
325. After a moderate dinner, a glowing hot vapour rose up out of the abdomen into the throat, whereby the throat became always more painful and violent thirst ensued.
Something hot rises up to her throat.
Pain in the throat as from dryness.
Anteriorly on the tongue very slimy, and posteriorly in the throat very dry.
Pain at the back of the throat, as from excessive dryness.
330. So dry in the glottis that he must always swallow.
Throat always dry, it is painful, as if it were narrowed posteriorly ; there was aching in it when he swallowed, and yet he must always swallow, because his mouth was always full of water.
Acute pricking pain in throat, as if a pin were hanging in the gullet.
On swallowing stitches in the back of the throat, that penetrate even into the ears.
Shooting at the back of the palate.
335. When swallowing shooting pain in the tonsils.
Great elongation and swelling of the uvula. [Fr. H-n.]
On blowing the nose pain on the side of the throat, also internally in the gullet, aching and as if swollen. [St f.]
When the liquid reaches the level of the larynx, she cannot get it down lower, it flows out again through the nose. [Htn.]
Constant aching pain in the oesophagus, about the level of the larynx, which becomes more violent while eating, and causes a sensation as if she must swallow over a raw place, with burning pain there. [Htn.]
340. He feels as if a worm rose up so that he must always swallow ,whereby it goes off somewhat, but he does not feel anything pass down. [Fr. H-n.]
Blood comes up into the throat and out of the mouth, without vomiting or coughing. [Fr. H-n.]
Ulceration of the tonsils, with sharp shooting pains in the pharynx when swallowing.
The orifice of the excretory duct of the salivary gland between the back teeth is swollen, white, ulcerated and very painful.
Discharge of viscid, faetid saliva, especially at certain hours of the night or of the evening.
345. Pain and swelling of the salivary glands.
Swelling of the glands of the neck and parotids, so that the jaws are closed, and cannot be moved on account of pain.
Swelling and burning aching pain in the parotid gland, which went off in the cold and returned in the warmth; if he touched it with woollen stuff, he always had inclination to cough.
Shooting pain in the cervical glands.
By fits, an aching pain in the oesophagus, as if an ulcer would come there.
350. Sensation in the gullet as if sore, on the right side of the throat,also when not swallowing.
He ejects much saliva. [Fr. H-n. ]
Constant spitting. [Stf.]
Flow of very acid saliva. [Gss. ]
Spitting of very slimy saliva. [Stf.]
355. Accumulation of soapy saliva , that is often rather slimy, and draws out into long threads. [Hbg.]
Very foetid smell from the mouth, more remarked by others than by the patient himself. [Fr. H-n. ]
Taste of the food not exactly bad, but such as occurs in intermittent fever.
Butter has a disagreeable taste to him.
The tasteless mercurial oxyde commences to have a perceptible, then a very marked disagreeable taste (metallic, earthy, clayey, soapy, putrid, sourish)-at last this becomes intolerable.
360. In the morning, bitter taste in the mouth.
In the morning, great bitterness in the mouth.
Bitterness in the mouth, particularly after drinking coffee.
Ejection of viscid mucus, that tastes bitter.
Bitterness in the mouth, especially when not at a meal, and when not eating or drinking anything.
365. The food does not taste bitter, but before and after he has bitter taste in the mouth.
Constant bitterness in the mouth, whilst bread is eructated of a sour taste.
Bitterness on the lips and tongue, whilst eating and at other times [Fr. H-n.]
Rye bread tastes bitter. [Fr. H-n.]
Putrid taste in the mouth, worst in the morning. [Fr. H-n.]
370. Metallic taste in the mouth that almost makes him vomit.[Hbg.]
Slimy and salt taste of all food and drink, even of water.[Fr. H-n. ]
Very salt on the lips. [Fr. H-n.]
Salt taste on the tongue for several days. [Fr.. H-n. ]
Salt expectoration. [Fr. H-n.]
375. He has a taste of matter in the throat.
Salt taste in the mouth.
Sweet taste in the mouth. [Rl.]
Sweet taste on the tip of the tongue. [ Rl. ]
Sweet taste in the mouth, and illusory sensation in the body, as if it were made of something sweet.
380. Putrid, very disagreeable taste in the throat.
Taste of rotten eggs in the mouth when he moves the tongue, and then involuntary swallowing.
Faeculent foul taste in the mouth, and the saliva tastes salt.
Beer made with hops tastes sour.
In the morning, when fasting, she has a sour taste in the month, which goes off after eating.
385. Slimy taste in the mouth.
Sourish taste in the mouth. [Fr. H-n.]
Sour taste in the mouth, when eating and at other times.[Fr. H-n.]
Bread tastes sweet. [Fr. H-n.] `
He has inordinate appetite and hunger, during which he can hardly eat anything, because he has no relish for any food, it has no bad taste, but is tasteless. [Fr. H-n.]
390. Bulimy; she feels that it is not real hunger (aft. 1 h.). [Fr. H-n. ]
Bulimy of short duration, soon after a sufficient meal (immediately). [Fr. H-n.]
Voracious hunger (aft. 1/2, 1 h.). [Fr. H-n. ]
Continued ravenous hunger, during which he always becomes weaker and weaker. [Fr. H-n. ]
He has no appetite for dry food, he takes fluids willingly. [Stf.]
395.Want of appetite especially in the morning. [St f.]
Little appetite but great hunger.
He loathes sweet things.
Beef was repugnant to him, and he did not relish it.
Extreme loathing of flesh meat.
400. Dislike to coffee.
Dislike to butter.
Lost taste for all food, and loss of appetite..
No appetite for any warm food , only for cold things bread and butter, &c.
No desire for food, but when it is put before him he relishes it.
405. Complete loss of appetite.
More appetite for drinking than for eating.
More thirst than hunger, and constant chilliness.
He is immediately satiated after eating only a couple of mouthfuls.
The smell of food is more agreeable to him than eating.
410. No relish for wine and brandy, to which he was formery accustomed. [Stf.]
Loathing of meat end vomiting after it. [Fr. H-n.]
He feels very sick in the chest, where he feels cutting aching; he feels as if he must vomit, and he has no rest in any position or posture, because great anxiety drives him from place to place. [Gss.]
While smoking as usual he feels sick in his chest, from the scrobiculus cordis almost up to the pit of the throat, with oppression and cutting there. [Gss.]
415. Continual sickness, with aching cutting in the chest, and here and there (towards the sides of the chest) obtuse stitches, cutting in the abdomen, and cutting pressure in the scrobiculus cordis [Gss.]
Sweet taste in the throat, and at the same time sickness.
Sensation as if he had eaten something sweet, that excited loathing and hence nausea.
Nausea, increased after eating.
All day nausea. and shivering.
420. Headache each time he has nausea.
Nausea, up in the gullet and not in the stomach, so that he cannot vomit (especially after eating).
He is so sick and inclined to vomit that he loses his hearing and sight.
Inclination to vomit accompanied by vertigo, that obscures his vision, and flying heat.
Inclination to vomit, immediately after eating, with very good appetite and taste.
425. He feels nausea in the scrobiculus cordis, then he has eructation that sometimes stops his breath. [Htn.]
Nausea in the gastric region (immediately), and then bruised pain in the right side, just above the hips, which becomes worse by movement and touch. [Fr. H -n .]
At night (1 am.) much water flows into the mouth, at the same time nausea, so that he wakes up from it and must vomit ; something very bitter comes up[ Fr. H-n. ]
There sometimes rose up into her throat a fluid, acrid like brandy, not like acid.
Violent vomiting of bitter mucus. [Fr. H-n. ]
430. Not loud eructation. [Fr. H-n]
Eructation soon after dinner, with putrid exhalation from the month. [Fr. H-n. ]
Constant eructation of air.
Eructation, often without taste, sometimes with a sour taste.
Eructation of bitter water.
435. Eructation tastes bitter, and has a putrid smell.
Bilious eructation in the afternoon.
Eructation with the taste of newly-baked bread.
After eating and drinking, belching.
- Rancid scraping heartburn after a simple supper (1st d.). [Rl.]
When eating eructation, so that an acrid fluid comes into the mouth (9th d.). [Rl.]
During dinner hiccuping eructation (9th d.). [RI-1
After eating violent hiccup.
Frequent hiccup, especially in the forenoon.
- Hiccup. [Fr. H-n.]
Frequent hiccup. [Lr.]
When walking at a moderately rapid pace a pressure from the left side of the scrobiculus cordis up to the thyroid cartilage , where the pain is worst. [Fr. H-n.]
In the scrobiculus cordis a constrictive tearing; it then goes into the chest. [Fr. H-n.]
On a level with the scrobiculus cordis, on the right near the scrobiculus cordis, he feels an artery beating violently, and he felt and saw it through the clothes. [Gss.]
450. Burning pain in the scrobiculus cordis (immediately).
Ulcerative pain in the stomach and abdomen.
Violent pain in the stomach, as if he had been vomiting violently.
Great shooting in the hepatic region, on account of which he can neither inspire or eructate.
An acute pain in the stomach, especially on breathing deeply and touching.
455. In the scrobiculus cordis a pain like a crucial incision.
When she sits on a. low seat she feels hot in the scrobiculus cordis, and she has blackness before the eyes, which goes off on standing up.
When he sits his food lies in the scrobiculus cordis like a stone, as if it was gathered into a lump.
Fulness and tension in the scrobiculus cordis, which oppresses the breathing, with undiminished appetite.
After eating an aching in the scrobiculus cordis, accompanied by nausea.
460. Bread oppresses the stomach.
If he eats little he has for some hours a drawing down the stomach, and a kind of spasm in it.
He cannot bear even the most easily digested food; even a morsel of bread lies in his stomach and draws down the stomach, and yet he has great hunger; if he eats only a little more he becomes so ill-humoured that he can hardly bear it.
The stomach is full and constricted.
When he bends forwards digestion is immediately interrupted.
465. When he takes hold of something cold (e.g. a bit of cold wood )he gets pain in the abdomen. [Fr. H-n.]
Pain in the abdomen and much noisy flatulence. [Fr. H-n.]
Burning around the navel. [Fr. H-n.]
Burning in the abdomen. [Fr. H-n.]
Pinching in the abdomen woke him up at midnight, two successive nights for an hour. [Fr. H-n.]
470. Over the left renal region a cutting tearing.[Gss.]
While urinating, cutting in the abdomen. [Fr. H- n.]
Aching tensive pain in the abdomen ; it was aggravated by pressure, it went off during expiration; was aggravated by walking especially going upstairs, when it became a kind of cutting pain. [Gn.]
Sensation in the bowels as if they were too loose and relaxed ; when walking the bowels shake as if they were destitute of firmnes.
When walking pain in the abdomen as if the bowels were relaxed.
475.Chilly in. the abdomen.
Above the navel a teusive pain, deeply seated, relieved by eating [Fr. H-n. ]
A boring stitch perpendicularly from the middle of the hypogastrium down to the anus. [Gn.]
Deep down in the hypogastrium cutting stabs, as with a knife, from the right to the left side, worse when walking than when standing and sitting; at the same time a painful urging to stool without any evacuation, for four days. [Fr. H-n.]
In the hypogastrium just above the genital organs, sensation as if something very heavy pulled down towards the pudendum, for forty-eight hours; at the same time pulling pain in both thighs,as if the muscles and sinews were too short. [Fr. H-n.]
480. Painful contraction in the hypegastrium. [Fr , H-n.]
The evening air causes bellyache aid diarrhoea.
When walking in the open air he feels as if he had got a chill in the abdomen.
Bellyache as if from a chill.
First pinching in the scrobiculus cordis, then soft stool, and thereafter still pinching and rumbling in the abdomen, in the evening.
485. Pinching in the abdomen.
First redness and heat in the cheeks, then burning pinching pain in the upper part of the abdomen.
He feels chilly only during the pinching in the abdomen.
During the pinching in the abdomen chilliness and rigor pass over him.
Cutting pain in the upper part of the abdomen.
490. Twisting and cutting in the abdomen with qualmish sensation.
In the evening, cutting in the abdomen with aching pain in its upper part, which compels him to loosen his clothes in this region. (aft. 2.5h.).
At night cutting, or rather tearing in the abdomen, which felt cold externally.
Indescribable abdominal pains, that only go off on lying down.
He cannot sleep on the right side, for the bowels are painful as if they were pressed.
495. Violent pressure in the right side of the abdomen, as if the bowels were twisted out.
Pressure in the abdomen (immediately).
Aching pain in the abdomen, which rises up to the larynx, as if a crust of bread were scraping in the oesophagus and as if heartburn or eructation were coming on.
Pressure in the abdomen as from a stone.
In the morning in bed a painful pressure in the right side of the abdomen.
500. A pushing out-pressing pain in the region of the liver.
Distension of the abdomen.
After a meal gurgling in the abdomen or abdominal muscles, synchronous with the pulse.
After drinking always rumbling in the abdomen.
Frequent discharge of flatus.
505. In the evening a shooting itching on the abdomen, after scratching it burns, but no eruption on the skin is perceptible.
Distended hard abdomen. [Fr. H-n.]
Rumbling and grumbling in the abdomen before every evacuation (aft. 2 d.). [Hbg.] .
In the evening an hour before going to bed and every time after passing water, he is troubled, with flatus, which distends his abdomen much and is discharged without smell. [Htn.]
Frequent discharge of flatus. [Lr.]
510. Inguinal bubo. [Fr. H-n.]
Small boils in the left groin and burning on passing urine. [Fr. H-n.]
Aching boring pain in the right groin when lying and walking (aft. 12 h.). [Gn.]
Aching pain in the left groin .(aft. 30 h.). [Gn.]
Tension in the left inguinal region.[Htn.]
515. Acute stitches in the left groin, aggravated by inspiration.[Gss.]
Pain as from swelling of the inguinal glands (1st d.). [Rl.]
Occasional aching pain in the inguinal gland.
Stitches in the groin (and heel) towards evening.
Formication in the inguinal gland.
520. Drawing pain in the groin and testicles.
Swelling of the inguinal gland (bubo), at first surrounded by redness, painful when walking and pressing on it, then red on its apex and inflamed; he can neither stand nor walk without great pains, he must lie down.
The inguinal gland swells and becomes red and inflamed, it is painful when touched and when walking quickly.
Swelling of the inguinal gland. the surrounding shin is red, without great pains per se, but painful when pressed and after prolonged walking.
Pains like needle-pricks in the right groin on the os ilii. [Gn.]
525. In the right inguinal region great violent knife-stabs, causing him to start each time. [Fr. H-n.]
Frequent urging to stool, after which a small quantity of hard large-sized faeces comes away with great straining at long intervals.[Gss.]
Evacuation after some cutting in the abdomen .(2nd d.). [ Rl.]
Evacuation after pinching and twisting in the abdomen (10th d.). [ Rl.]
Every instant he has urging to stool, with tenesmus in the rectum, without being able to pass anything. [Fr. H-n.]
530. Constant urging to stool, but only a little cave away, with pinching in the abdornen. [Stf.]
Evacuation only once every third day (aft. 14 d .). [Hbg.]
Constipation for several days with catarrhal fever, hypochondriacal dejection and loathing at all food except beer.
Fruitless urging to stool in the morning.
Ineffectual pressing to stool, and extrusion of piles, which pain as if sore.
535. Anxious urging to stool, every time with great nausea and pressing in the temple, during and previous to it.
Cold sweat of anxiety in the face with extreme discomfort for quarter of an hour, then diarrhoeic stool.
Before the diarrhoeic stool much urging anxiety and trembling all over the body, after the stool bitter scraping eructation and some heartburn.
Much urging during the stool with little evacuation (3rd d.).
Great desire to go to stool, which often suddenly forces him to go to the closet.
540. Motion passes in small pieces like sheep’s dung.
Motion smells sour.
Chilliness before every motion of the bowels.
Shivering before every motion of the bowels.
545. Before the diarrhoeic motion , chilliness and urging , and during the chill, flush of heat.
Chilliness from one diarrhoeic stool to another; but when actually evacuating flush of heat especially in the face.
After a motion attended by much pinching he is much exhausted.
During the purging he becomes sick and bets much eructation.
Small evacuations of bloody mucus accompanied by cutting in the abdomen and tenesmus.
550.Very costive motion which call only be passed with horrible pains in the anus and after a long time. [ Fr. H-n. ]
Evacuation of little hard faces without pressing (24th d.). [Lr.]
Hard evacuation. [Fr. H-n.]
Several burning smarting evacuation during the day that cause great strain in the anus, but nothing very considerable is passed. [ Hbg. ]
Mucus and blood on the faeces, which, however, were not hard [Fr. H.-n.]
555. Pappy stool with mucus. [Fr. H-n.]
Brimstone-coloured stool. [Fr. H-n]
Yellowish, diarrboeic stool, twice a day, without sensation, for several days. [Fr. H-n.]
Greyish white stool. [Fr. H-n.]
Discharge of mucus by stool with very little faeces, four or five times. [Fr. H-n.]
560. The motion comes only at night.[Fr. H-n.]
He often cannot get rid of the motion quick enough, when he neglects the call it passes involuntarily, although it is only pappy. [Fr.H-n.]
Diarrhoea. [Fr. H-n.]
Diarrhoea in the evening. [Fr. H-n.]
Diarrhoea at night. [Fr. H-n.]
565. Diarrhoeic stool, streaked with blood. [Fr. H-n.]
Red slimy stool (aft. a few h.).
Bloody stools, with painful acrid sensation at the anus.
After pressure in the abdomen, as from a ball, there occur stools of dark green mucus.
Dark green, bilious, frothy stools.
570. Green, slimy, acrid stools, that excoriate the anus.
Diarrhoea of green mucus, with burning at the anus and prolapsus of the anus.
Soft, brownish, easy stool, which floated on the top of the water.
Diarrhoea, with cutting and pressing in the rectum.
575.Burning in the anus.
Diarrhoea, with much blood, for several days, then hard stool with blood. [Fr. H-n.]
Green diarrhoea with violent pinching and cutting. [Stf.]
Along with soft stools, burning pain in the anus.
After every stool burning in the anus.
580. A haemorrhoid comes out of the anus and has shooting pain during the stool and on being touched.
While urinating flow of blood from the rectum. [Fr. H-n.]
Discharge of blood after a faecal evacuation. [Fr. H-n.]
Pinching feeling in the anus, as in diarrhoea, with discharge of much flatus. [Lr.]
Sharp stitches in the anus, causing him to start. [Gss.]
585. Itching in the anus as from ascarides
Soreness at the anus (10th d.). [Rl.]
Ascarides crawl out of the rectum (aft.1.2 h.). [Fr. H-n.]
Discharge of several large lumbrici. [ Fr. H-n. ]
Frequent urging to urinate, with scanty discharge of urine (aft.2 h.).[Lr.]
590. Constant urging to make water, but none comes [Fr. H-n.]
Urging to urinate so that he mast pass urine at least once every hour day and night, with severe burning in the urethra at the beginning of the urinary flow. [Fr. H-n.]
Uncommonly weak stream of urine. [ Fr. H-n. ]
Constant urging to urinate, about every ten minutes, but little passed.
Frequent pressing to urinate (after a nocturnal emission of semen).
595. Pressing after making water.
Whilst urinating a remote sick qualmish feeling.
Pressing in the genitals, whereupon she must make much water.
At 4 a.m., in bed, he must make water.
She must rise three times at night to make water, and much urine is passed each time.
600. Copious flow of water, also several times at night.
Darker urine. [Fr. H-n.]
Much red and brown urine. [Fr. H-n. ]
Frequent and profuse urination (3rd d.). [Rl.]
Urine with flaky white clouds.
605. Urine immediately after being passed very turbid and depositing a sediment.
Urine as if mixed with. flour, with thick sediment.
Urine reddish, becomes thick on standing, and causes cutting pain when he is passing it.
Very dark urine for several weeks. [ Rl.]
Urine passes at first clear, afterwards white, as if mixed with chalk, and shortly afterwards the urethra is the seat of burning pain, after merely touching the penis.
610. Brownish-red urine. [Fr. H-n.]
He passes much more uaine than the liquid he has drunk.[Fr. H-n.,]
Too frequent and too profuse urination. [Fr. H-n.]
Too frequent urination with burning smarting pain. [Fr. H-n.]
Small masses of hardened mucus, like pieces of flesh, pass along with the urine.
615.Considerable pieces of white threads and flakes pass out after the urine, without pain.
Urine smells sour.
Very little urine, as if mixed with blood, passes.
Rare discharge of fiery red urine.
Dark red urine, as if mixed with blood.
620. He cannot retain his urine when types the desire comes. [Fr. H-n.]
When the desire to make water comes he must hasten to pass it, otherwise he cannot retain it.
Burning in the urethra at other times than when urinating.[Rl.]
Burning in the urethra at the commencement of urinating. [Rl.]
In the morning cutting types urinating (8th d.). [Rl.]
625. Cutting at the commencement of urinating (10th d.). [Rl.]
While urinating at first burning then smarting pain.
Burning while urinating.
Acrid urine. [Fr. H-n.]
Burning while passing water. [Fr. H-n.]
630. Haemorrhage from the urethra [Fr. H-n.]
Itching on the ossa pubis above the penis (aft. 2 h.). [Gn.]
A gurgling in the urethra, resembling shooting.
In the urethra, more a throbbing than a shooting.
Stitches anteriorly in the urethra, at other times than when urinating.
635.Stitches in the urethra towards the abdomen, in the evening.
An obtuse shooting (several times) in the urethra.
Gone to sleep feeling (dying away) of the penis, for a quarter of an hour. [Fr. H-n.J’
Cutting smarting pain in the whole urethra whilst urinating especially towards the end of the act to the very last drop, and at the same time he cannot pass his water quick enough, generally some passes involuntarily before he reaches the vessel. [Fr. H-n.]
Vesicles on the front and at one side of the glans penis, they ate in deeper and spread around; several small white vesicles, which also discharged, but soon, disappeared. [Hbg.]
640. A drawing shooting in the urethra, at other times than when urinating.
In the evening burning about the glans, then vesicles on the inner surface of the prepuce, which break out into ulcers that soon heal of themselves.
Itching of the glans.
An itching shooting in the glans when it is pressed.
Itching shooting in the glans after urinating.
645. A formication on the fraenum preputii and in the scrotum.
Glans very cold and shrivelled up (aft. 3 h.).
Formicating itching on the glans. [Gn.]
Swelling of the anterior part of the urethra with suppuration betwixt the glans and prepuce: it is red and hot to the touch, and when touched, as also when walking, very painful ; at the same time raging pain in the forehead, and rough, itch-like eruption on the hands, especially where the thumb is attached, most on, the upper side, itching severely at night. [Fr. H-n.];
Tearing shooting pain in the glans anteriorlly that spreads through the whole penis to the anus, sometimes also into the flanks. [Htn.]
650.Inflammation of the prepuce, with burning pain in it. [Fr. H-n.]
Great swelling, of the prepuce, , as if it were distended with air or water to a blister. [Fr: H-n. ]
Swelling of .the prepuce, and inflammatory redness and painful sensitiveness, of its inner surface.
Gonorrhoea glandis. .
Greenish, painless urethral blennorrhoea, especially at night.
655.Voluptuous itching on and in the prepuce of the male organ, that compels him to scratch.
Swelling of the prepuce with burning, smarting and redness, and on its inner surface, chaps and rhagades, on the outside a red fine eruption. [Fr. H-n.]
Several small red vesicles on the end of the glans under the prepuce which after four days broke out into little ulcers, which excreted a yellowish-white matter that smelt strongly and stained the linen; afterwards the larger ulcers bled, and touching them caused a pain that affected the whole body :they were round, their borders like raw flesh, were everted and their surface was covered with a cheesy deposit. [Hbg. ]
Shooting itching on the fraenum preputii. [Fr. H-n.]
Agreeable tickling itching on the front of the glans penis that compelled him to scratch (aft. 9 h.). [L r.]
660. Cold feeling ill the testicles, in the afternoon and evening, for fourteen days. [Fr. H-n. ]
Before the flatus is expelled the swollen testicle is sensitive, but not painful. [Htn.]
Violent stitches in the scrotum.
An aching drawing in the testicles, but more drawing than aching.
Drawing pain in the testicles and groin.
665.A drawing in the spermatic cord, in jerks.
Itching in the right testicle. [Gn.]
Spasmodic tearing pain, that commences between the testicles, then penetrates into the penis and causes considerable itching in the ulcers. [Htn.]
Seminal emission without voluptuous dreams. [Lr.]
Incomplete erections, with tension in the pudendum, caused, as it seemed to him, by much flatulence. [Htn.]
670. Boring stitch in the perineum when walking and sitting [Gn.]
Emission of semen in the midday sleep, followed by burning pain in the orifice of the urethra when urinating.
Nocturnal seminal emission.
Nocturnal seminal emission, mixed with blood.
675. In the morning after rising, after a nocturnal pollution, he is all over cold, but not exhausted.
Burning in the male urethra during coitus (7th d.). [Rl.]
When walking profuse sweat on the genitals and neighbouring parts.
Excoriation between the genital organs and thighs.
Smarting in the female urethra when urinating. [Fr. H-n.]
680. Bland leucorrhoea. [Fr. H-n.]
Leucorrhoea especially in the evening from 8 till 9 o’clock, which does not drop, has a greenish appearance, and causes smarting anteriorly in the genitals so that she must scratch much, especially in the evening and at night; after scratching it burns violently. [Fr. H-n.]
Discharge of flakes, mucus and pus, as large as hazel nuts from the vagina. [Fr. H-n.]
Itching in the labia pudendi.
Long-lasting itching on the labia pudendi shortly before the menses.
685. Pimples on the labia pudendi.
Internal inflammatory swelling of the vagina, as if it were raw and sore.
Leucorrhoea with smarting sensation.
690. During coitus, uncommonly quick and certain conception and occurrence of pregnancy. [Fr. H-n.]
During the menses, anxiety, so that she knows not what to do with herself.
Six days after the menses, recurrence of the flow of blood.[Fr. H-n.]
The catamenia come on to profusely and accompanied by pain in the abdomen. [Fr. H-n.]
Metrorrhagia in an old woman in whom the menses had ceased eleven years previously. [Fr. H-n.]
695. Metrorrhagia for three weeks. [Fr. H-n.]
Menses suppressed. [Fr. H-n.
Great prolapse of the vagina. [Fr. H-n. ]
Pimple on the labia pudundi. [Fr. H-n. ]
Very frequent sneezing, especially in the morning.
700. Very violent sneezing (immediately).
Sneezing (aft. 5 m.). [Fr. H-n.]
Frequent sneezing. [Fr. H-n.]
Frequent sneezing without fluent coryza. [Lr.]
She must sneeze once a day, for twelve successive days.[Fr. H-n.]
705. For three days almost continual snesszing then great swelling of the left lower eyelid, especially towards the outer canthus, with burning pain and lachrymation, for five day. [Fr. H-n.]
Foetid smell from the nose as during severe coryza. [Fr. H -n.]
Coryza with much sneezing. [Fr. H-n.]
Coryza for two days. [Fr. H-n.]
Much fluid drops from the nose all day long, without his having coryza. [Fr. H-n.]
710. Acrid pus smelling like old cheese flows from the nose.[Fr. H-n.]
Dry cough. [Fr. H-n.]
Cough with expectoration. [Fr. H-n.]
Fatiguing, short, dry cough, the tickling irritation of which is felt under the upper part of the chest, and which is especially excited by talking, and hardly allows him to speak.
Many night severe cough, and irritation thereto from below upwards, as from the stomach ; it comes when lie is awake and when he is asleep, and he needs not to raise himself up for it.
715. Cough which rings laud appears to him as if all were dry in the chest, with pain in the chest and sacrum. [Fr. H-n.]
On alternate evenings, most violent, shaking fit of coughing, in the evening. when about to fall asleep, as if chest and head would burst, for half an hour; after the cough great stretching.
When coughing he feels as if he should lose his breath.
(The cough wakes him up early, about 2 or 3 a.m.)
720. During the cough, inclination to vomit.
Coughing of blood. [Fr. H-n. ]
Bloody expectoration when walking in the open air. [Fr. H-n,]
Bloody expectoration when working. [Fr. H-n.]
He coughed up, whilst lying,for three hours (in the forenoon) over a pound of blood. [Fr. H-n: ]
725. Difficult breathings as from want of air, in the morning.[Fr. H-n.]
Shortness of breath, broken-winded.
When going up-stairs, shortness of breath.
Shortness of breath when walking, as if he could not draw in enough breath.
Anxiety under the sternum; he must breathe deeply.
730. Tightness in the region of the sternum.
The chest pains as it oppressed. [Fr. H-n. ]
Anxious about the chest, a kind of tightness of chest. [Stf.]
When he lies (in bed, in the evening) on the left side he has tightness of the chest, and must breathe very deeply, whereby he has an intolerable pain in the left inguinal, region. [Gss.]
Tightness of the chest after a meal. [Fr. H-n.]
735. A pressive pain on the side of the sternum which goes through the back, even when at rest, but worse when walking, in the evening; afterwards the part was painful as if bruised.
Burning sensation in the chest up to the throat. [Fr. H-n.]
Burning in the left side, where the ribs terminate. [Fr. H.-n.]
Aching in the left side of the chest, which prevents deep breathing. [Fr. H-n.]
Aching pain in the right thoracic cavity, when he holds his breath and again expires, going off on breathing in and out. [Gn.]
740. A squeezing and tension in the left side, immediately beneath the ribs, a sensation which, although little painful, yet threatens his life; he is very deficient in breath and dare not move, for at the least movement, e.g. of the arm, or on speaking a single word, his life threatened to leave him (aft.1h.) [Fr. H-n.]
On stooping, pain in the chest, single stitches.
At other tones then when breathing, only when sneezing and coughing, a stitch anteriorly and superiorly in the chest through and through to the back; there is shooting and squeezing together of the chest.
Single pointed stitches (each lasting, five minutes) in the chest (knee, zygomatic process, and outer tuberosity of the elbow), worst ill the forenoon and when walking.
When breathing, stitches in the anterior superior part of the chest and through to the back; there is shooting and squeezing together of the chest.
745. On the left side of the chest when breathing and when not, five or six severe stitches.
Shooting in the left side. [Fr. H-n.]
Stitches in the right side of the chest when sneezing and coughing. [Fr. H-n]
When inspiring, whilst walking , in the open air, shooting in the last right rib and in the inguinal region, with tightness of breath.
Obtuse stitches in the right thoracic cavity, for some minutes, only when expiring, while lying and stooping. [Gn.]
750. At every inspiration a stab as with a knife, under the left short ribs in the side. [Gss.]
In the chest a sore pain.
Bruised pain in the left side of the chest; on touching it.[Fr. H-n.]
Pain as from a blow in the upper part of the chest, in the evening. [Fr. H-n.],
In the left side, beneath the last ribs, painful feeling as if it were swollen there. [Fr. H-n.]
755. Quivering in the right pectoral muscles (aft. 24 h.). [Gn.]
Pain in bath breast. [Fr. H-n.]
Unnatural swelling of the female mammae, especially of the nipples, which were also harder than usual. [Fr. H-n.]
Periodical pain in the breasts, as if something in them were about to suppurate. [Fr. H-n.]
After eating,under the breasts, a jerking griping. [Fr. H-n.]
760. Horrible tearing in the pectoral muscles, near the left shoulder. [Gss.]
(When sitting) tensive pain anteriorly about the breast, that impedes breathing (for several days). [Lr.]
Violent bruised pain anteriorly over the breast; he knows not how to sit or move in order to get rid of it. [Lr.]
Smallpox-like eruption immediately above the anus, with aching pain, worst when sitting. [Fr. H-n.]
On the coccyx tearing pain, which is diminished by pressing on the abdomen. [Fr. H-n.]
765.Grasping pain in the sacrum, especially when standing, somewhat allayed by walking. [Fr. H-n.]
Pain in the sacrum as if bruised.
In the os sacrum pain as from a hard uncomfortable couch.
Sacral pain, which is diminished by sitting.
Grasping pain in the sacrum, especially when standing; diminished by walking.
770.Bruised pain in the sacrum, especially bad when sitting (for several days). [Lr.]
Itching in the os sacrum when walking. [Gn.]
Shooting itching in the os sacrum when walking. [Gn.]
Shooting in the sacrum during ordinary breathing (aft. 1 h.).[Fr. H-n. ]
In the sacrum and thighs shooting pain with unsteadiness in the sacrum, knees and feet. [Fr. H-n.]
775. Fine stitches on the right near the false spinous processes of the os sacrum. [Gss.]
In the sacrum and lower limbs shooting pain on touching; it seemed to him that he had no steadfastness or power in the sacrum and legs from the knee to the sole of the foot. [Fr. H-n.]
Sharp needle-pricks in the spine, betwixt the scapulae. [Gss.]
Fine and coarse stitches in the muscles of the back whilst walking. [Fr. H-n.]
Smarting pain in the back, especially while sitting . [Fr. H-n.]
780. Itching on the back, in the evening in bed. [Fr. H-n.]
Tickling itching on the left side of the back, that compelled scratching. [Lr.]
(A burning itching and heat of the whole back, most when walking in the open air.)
Pain in the back as if bruised.
Burning hot sensation on the whole back. [Fr. H-n.]
785. The back pains as if bruised. [Fr. H-n.]
On moving, especially in the open air, bruised pain on the left side of the back, as from prolonged stooping, for several days. [Lr.]
On the right shoulder up to the nape burning pain (while sitting). [Fr. H-n. ]
Burning betwixt the shoulders down the back.
Betwixt the shoulders, where the neck begins on turning the head and when he (when lying) turns the rest of the body, violent pain, which, when he raises himself a little, becomes so severe that he must bite his teeth togther. [Fr. H-n.]
790. Quivering in the right scapula. [Gn.]
Tearing in the scapulae.
In the scapula a painless throbbing, that ends in trembling.
Under the scapulae a squeezing pain when moving, in bed after midnight.
In the left scapula bruised pain with shooting and tension in it, so severe when he turns his head, that he weeps and cries out (in the morning immediately after waking). [Fr. H-n. ]
795. Pimples and boils on the scapulae and abdomen. [Fr. H-n.]
Itching in the back, on the right scapula. [Gn.]
On the right shoulder up to the nape burning pain, when sitting.[Fr. H-n. ]
Stiffness in the nape, and shooting in it when moving.[Fr. H-n. ]
Rheumatism in the nape, like aching, even when at rest, worst when bending the head backwards.
800. Neck swollen and so stiff that he can only turn it with difficulty.[ Hbg. ]
Painful stiffness of the neck, so that she cannot turn her head round, with heavy feeling in it. [Fr. H-n.]
The left shoulder becomes perceptibly higher than the right, but without increasing its dimensions laterally, with pain in it, especially when moving, which even wakes him up out of sleep. [Fr. H-n]
The shoulders together with the upper arm are as if asleep, in bed in the morning. [Fr. H-n. ]
Frightful stitches on the shoulder-joint, in the evening.
805. Cracking in the shoulder and elbow-joints.
More twitching than throbbing in the shoulder-joint, once every quarter hour.
Tearing in the right shoulder-joint, the shaft of the humerous end the wrist-joint (in the knee and hip-joints and the shaft of the femur).
In the shoulders pain like a down-pressing sensation.
In the humeri a crushing pain.
810. A twitching tearing in both upper arms; then their flesh is painful when touched.
Burning on both arms, so that everything falls out of his hands, and he must let the arms sink down. [Fr. H-n.]
The right arm and hand were as if asleep, relieved by movement. [Fr. H-n.]
Tearing on the inner surface of the right arm. [Gss.]
He cannot let the arm lie long in one place, there occurs an intolerable tired feeling in it; he must at one time extend, at another flex it, but it is better when he extends it.
815. Twitching of whole muscles on the right arm. [Rl.]
The right arm is shaken and tossed about all night.[Fr. H-n.]
The left arm feels heavy on raising it up high and pains as if sprained. [Fr. H-n.]
Tearing in the elbow-joint.
Single sharp stitches, each lasting five minutes, in the external tuberosity of the elbow (also in the zygomatic process, chest, and external tuberosity of the knee), worse in the forenoon and when walking.
820. Slow, tearing stitch in the elbow-joint.
On the left arm especially on the elbow, eruption of small, red, not inflamed elevations, whose apices became covered with white scurf and itched; after scratching they burned. [Fr. H-n.]
Large, red, hot swelling of the left elbow, which spreads to the hand with extremely burning and tearing pains and at the same time creeping as from ants (aft. 6 h.). [Fr. H-n.]
Burning in the elbow-joints. [Fr. H-n.]
Itching on the left elbow. [Fr. H-n. ]
825. Shooting on the elbow. [Fr. H-n.]
In the bones of the forearm (and the shafts of the tibiae,) pain as from fatigue, per se, but not when touched.
Itching miliary eruption on the forearm.
Tetter on the right forearm of a circular form, with desquamation of the cuticle, which caused voluptuous itching, and lasted eighteen days .(aft 6 h.). [Fr .H-n.]
Large, red, round, scurfy tetter with burning pain, an inch in diameter, on the forearm and wrist.. [Fr. H-n.]
830. In the wrist-joints attacks of painless throbbing.
On the back of the hand a red pimple, with burning sensation on its first appearance..
(When walking) dull shooting cramp-pain in the periosteum of the inner side of the right forearm. [Lr.]
Dull shooting cramp-pain of the right forearm inferiorly, in all positions (aft. 3 h.). [Lr.]
In all positions, dull shooting cramp-pain in the muscles of the outside of the left forearm. [Lr.]
835. On the inner side of the wrists vesicles full of watery fluid. [Fr. H-n.]
Painful stiffness of the right wrist-joint. [Fr. H-n.]
A powerlessness and paralytic state of the left wrist-joint, and cracking and shooting in it. [Fr. H-n.]
Pain in the left hand (in the bones) on stretching it out and grasping, followed by aching, as if paralysed and rigid. [Rl.]
The hand is as if rigid and stiff. [Rl.]
840. In the wrist-joint cracking, shooting, and powerlessness.[Fr. H-n.]
The left wrist-joint is swollen and pains when grasped firmly and moving. [Fr. H-r . ]
Deep rhagades on the hands, like cuts (chapped hands).[Fr. H-n. ]
Considerable swelling of the left hand. [Fr. H-n.]
Tension in the whole hand. . [Fr. H-n.]
845. Drawing pain in the hands, with coldness of the fingers.[Fr. H-n. ]
(On moving the hands) great cramp-pain in the left hand, especially in the fingers [Lr.]
Hands and fingers tend to grow rigid when working, with cramplike pain in them (7th d.). [Rl.]
The back of the hand desquamates. [Fr. H-n.]
In the evening in bed, on the backs of the hands eroding itching, which goes off after scratching, but soon returns. [Gss.]
850. Great tickling in the left palm, which compels scratching (aft. 6 h.). [Lr.]
Fine tickling in the right palm, that forces him to scratch (aft. 5 h.). [Lr.]
The fingers of both hands are drawn together and flexed, particularly the thumb, so that it is quite bent in, as in epilepsy; with out assistance he can with a great effort and with trembling of the hands only straighten them to the extent of two thirds. [Fr. H-n]
Cramp-like contraction of the fingers and hand; they are drawn into a bent position.
Painful cramp of the fingers and hand, at first in the extended position, so that she could only close them with difficulty; after they are closed, however, cramp that drew the fingers firmly inwards.
855. Dying away of the fingers. [Fr. H-n. ]
Deep rhagades on the fingers, which in their depths look sore and bloody. [Fr. H-n. ]
Deep chapping of the fingers like cuts, especially on their inner aspect. [Fr. H-n. ]
A deep chap like a cut, between the thumb and index, bloody and painful. [Fr. H-n.]
On the finger-joints small chaps, which are somewhat ulcerated. [Fr. H-n. ]
860.In the morning the fingers are asleep, then tingling in them, then tearing half way up the forearm. [Fr. H-n.]
Swelling (painful) of the proximal finger-joints. [Fr. H-n.]
Tearing here and there in the fingers. [Gss.]
Tickling pricking itching on the inner side of the proximal phalanx of the right thumb that forces him to scratch. [Lr.]
(In the afternoon) the thumb is drawn towards the index (on the left hand, which when seated is held in a horizontal position); this thumb and index remain several minutes firmly squeezed against one another as if by a violent cramp (spasm); at the same time fine pricking in the thumb; then the thumb receded by itself from the index, but previously it could not he separated even by great, force. [Fr. H-n.]
865. On flexing the middle finger an aching pain in the middle joint.
Under the thumb-nail, when writing, a. burning twitching.
Visible twitching in the tendons of the fingers (toes and tendo Achillis), in the evening, with severe rigor that threw him up high.
Dull shooting cramp-pain in the left index. [Lr.]
Down the ball of the hand, under the right little finger, on its outer side, a digging pain, worst when at rest. [Gn.]
870. Exfoliation and casting off of the finger nails. [Fr. H-n.]
Sharp stitches posteriorly in the right cs ilii (aft. 2 d.). [Gss.]
In the anterior inferior process of the left os ilii painful, rhythmical, sharp stitches (aft. 24 h.). [Gss.]
Boring pain in the right glutei muscles (when sitting). [Gn.]
Burning in the nates. [Fr. H-n.]
875. Shooting in the right hip-joint when walking. [Fr. H-n.]
A red pimple with a white apex on the natis, which has shooting pains.
Tearing in the. hip-joint (at night?), in the knee, and in the shaft of the femur (in the right shoulder-joint, wrist-joint, and shaft of the humerus).
On the lower extremities itching, in the evening.
Pain of the right thigh, as if it were bruised, especially on touching it, and aggravated by walking. [Fr. H-n.]
880. Itching, which becomes pleasant by scratching, on the inner side of the thigh, whereon small elevations appear. [Fr. H-n.]
Coldness of both thighs. [Fr. H-n.]
(When sitting) cramp-like pain in the tendons of the outer side of the left thigh, near the knee. [Lr.]
On trading firmly much shooting in the leg, as if it were too short.
The leg feels stiff when walking.
885. Stitch-like tearing in the muscles of the right thigh, in all posittons. [Lr.]
Tensive pain in the right thigh, when sitting. [Gn.]
When slumbering, not sleeping at night, violent tensive pain on the posterior part of the left thigh, in the natis down to the popliteal space (worst at the point where the natis is separated from the thigh by the furrow), which is most alleviated by lying on the back and placing something under the back of the, thigh to support it; she dare not, on account of the increased pain, sit on the chair resting on the back of the thigh-periodically aggravated. [Fr. H-n.]
Drawing pain on the anterior surface of the left thigh. [Gss.]
Pain of the right thigh as if it were bruised much aggravated by taking hold of it and by walking.
890. Drawing and heaviness in the legs.
Frequent gone-to-sleep paralysis of the thighs.
In the morning in the thighs a painful, down-drawing pressure deeper than the muscles.
Soreness betwixt the thighs and genitals.
Itching on the thighs.
895. In the evening (after heat of the head and dorsum of the foot), eruption on both thighs, which itched and after scratching exuded a burning water, as when brandy is poured into a wound; after the itching, about midnight, sweat on the abdomen and thighs;all without thirst.
Pricking and itching on the skin of the thighs, which wakes him up about 3 a.m.
Stitches in the thighs and legs when moving.
Itching eruption on the thighs, especially on their inner surface.[Fr. H-n.]
Eruption of small pimples on the inner side of the thighs. [Fr. H-n. ]
900. A tetter on the posterior part of the thigh, on scratching the cuticle comes off, and every scratch causes pain, for thirty days (aft. 5 weeks). [Fr. H-n.]
On the upper part of the left thigh a boil, which is painful when walking and when it is grasped. [Fr. H-n.]
Small eroding itching ulcer on the outer side of the right thigh, that makes his scratch [Lr. ]
Shining, transparent swelling of both thighs and legs. [Fr.H-n.]
The legs give way beneath him. [Fr. H-n.]
905. The legs are involuntarily jerked forwards. [Fr. H-n. ]
Involuntary twitching in the legs. [Fr. H-n. ]
Cramp in the lower part of the thigh, just above the popliteal space.
She can scarcely drag the legs along, they feel so heavy[Fr. H-n.]
Weariness in the legs, they will not go on, the difficulty is quite low down about the ankles. [Stf.]
910. Trembling of the legs when walking. [Fr. H-n.]
Fine trembling of the legs when walking, especially about the knees and in the inguinal region, where it is greatest. [Fr. H-n.]
Both knees seem to him too big and swollen, and he feels in them a twitching for thirty-six hours. [Fr. H-n.]
Crawling as if a large beetle crept upwards from the front of the right knee up to the middle of the thigh. [Fr. H-n.]
The knee-joints are painful whilst lying, as if broken. [Fr. H-n.]
915. Drawing pains in the thighs down through the legs.
Slow tearing stitch in the right knee while sitting and walking.
When walking great fatigue over the knees.
Tearing in the knee-joint.
Simple pain in the right knee, as if it were stiff (1st d:). [Rl.]
920. In the knee-joints attacks of painless throbbing.
Weakness in the knees and ankle-joints, worst when standing, as if the ligaments were devoid of strength and firmness.
Sensation as if the houghs were too short.
When walking in the open air a shooting in the knee-joint.
Single sharp stitches (each lasting five minutes), in the outer tuberosity of the knee, not in the joint (also in the zygomatic arch, in the chest, and outer tuberosity of the elbow), mostly in the forenoon and when walking.
925. Fatigue and restlessness in the legs, in the evening.
Spasmodic drawing up of the legs; they remained drawn up all night, though he wished to extend them. [Fr. H-n.]
Swelling of both legs. [Fr. H- n]
OEdematous swelling of both legs and feet. [Fr. H-n.]
Very great swelling of one leg. [Fr. H-n]
930. Many ulcerated chaps proceeding from very itching pimples; on the left leg, which remained open from eight to ten days; when they healed the skin desquamated around them. [Fr. H-n,]
Stiff feeling in the left leg up to the hough. [Fr. H-n.]
Itching in the legs. [Fr. H-n. ]
(When walking in the open air) shooting tearing in the muscles of the right leg. [Lr.]
On the inner side of the left leg over the calf, drawing pain. [Gss. ]
935. On the right tibia a hard elevation, which looks red and shining, and has tensive pain. [Fr. H-n.]
A boring pain in the tibia.
A drawing pain in the tibiae.
In the tibiae (and bones of the forearm) pain as from fatigue per se, but not when touched.
When walking in the open air a shooting in the calf.
940. The calf was drawn spasmodically together in large knots.
Enormous growth of one calf. [Fr. H-n.]
Long depressions, deep furrows drawn in the calves. [Fr. H-n.]
Aching pain in the periosteum of the right tibia, almost like cramp (when standing). [Lr.]
Painful cramp in the right calf. [Fr. H-n.]
940. (When standing) dull shooting cramp-pain, almost like tearing, in the periosteum of the front of the left tibia (2nd d.). [Lr.]
Violent aching under the ankles and in the flexure above the ankle-joint when walking, so that he must stand still. [Fr. H-n.]
Great swelling of the right ankle-joint, with shooting pains in it, especially when walking and in the evening. [Fr. H-n. ]
The right ankle-joint pains as if sprained (4th d.), [Rl.]
Shooting from the external ankle up to the hough.
950. Tearing in the ankles extending to the dorsum of the feet, with swelling around.
Under the outer ankle in the joint a painful slow drawing, which also came in the hollow of the sole; when it began it was like shooting and grasping.
Cold feet in the evening after lying down in bed.
Towards morning cold sweat on the feet.
Stitches in the heels (and groin) in the evening.
955. (Burning in the soles in the evening.)
Swelling of the insteps. [Fr. H-n.]
On the soles, a feeling as if they were immersed in cold water, accompanied by a feeling of burning in them. [Fr. H-n..)
(When standing) digging pain in the right sole. [Lr.]
Dull shooting cramp-pain in the right sole, near the heel, only observed when sitting. [Lr.]
960. (When sitting) tearing pain in the left heel, like pain of dislocation. [Lr.]
Tearing drawing pain from the heel up to the nates, only up the back of the limb, almost worse at night than by day; he cannot walk then, for the knee bent beneath him and was thus drawn together. [Fr. H-n.]
When walking the tondo Achillis is painful.
Visible twitching .in the tondo Achillis and in the tendons of the toes, in the evening, with severe rigor that jerked him up high.
Great swelling of the heel, so that she could scarcely tread on her toes, at the same time severe burning and smarting in the whole foot; even in bed there was so much pain in it that she must get up out of bed. [Fr. H-n.]
965. Cramp-like contraction of the toes at night.
Attacks of tearing from the big toe to above the knee.
Swelling of all the toes. [Fr. H-n.]
Swelling of three toes that came and went and returned, they, were painful at night. [Fr. H-n. ]
Boring pain in the tip of the third toe, when at rest and when moving. [Gn.]
970. Burning pain under the left big toe (when at rest) (aft. 25 h.).
Itching betwixt the toes, mostly in the afternoon and evening. [Fr. H-n.]
Itching prick at the root of the two last toes of the left foot (when at rest). [Gn.]
Eroded nails of the fingers and toes with itching. [Fr. H-n. ]
The ulcer (already existing) bleeds.
975. Itching eruption, like scabies, on the abdomen and thighs.[Fr. H-n.]
Eruption on the lower limbs, the genitals, houghs, neck and abdomen, which is red, as if sore, exudes and itches, is considerably elevated, and in several places has the appearance of pustular scabies. [Fr. H-n.]
Small round pimples, that gradually change into roundish, ulcerating spots, and finally becomes scabby, especially on the thighs and legs. [Fr. H-n. ]
Eruption of red elevated spots, with itching pricking pain.
Nettle-rash, which after two days turns into red spots.
980. Tetters, in which touching causes burning.
Quite small, transparent elevations (vesicles) containing a watery fluid, come out on various parts of the body, in the morning before daybreak. [Fr. H-n.]
Dry, elevated, burning itching tetters all over the body, especially on the legs, arms, wrists and hands, even between the fingers. [Fr. H-n. ]
Little ulcers, three lines in diameter, arising out of small, very itchy pimples, which healed up in from 8 to 14 days, whereon the surrounding skin desquamated. [Fr. H-n.]
Itching which becomes pleasant by scratching. [Fr. H-n.]
985. Itching in the joints, as if from scabies, day and night, worst in the evening, but without visible, eruption. [Fr. H-n.. ]
Intolerable prickling itching on the body , as if a flea bit here and there, in the evening (7th d.). [Lr.]
Severe itching on all parts of the body, so that she must scratch much, especially at night; at the same time intense redness and heat in the face. [Fr. H-n.]
Pustules on the upper and lower extremities, with pus in their apices and itching. [Fr. H-n.]
Tearing on various parts of the body. [Gss.]
990. Tearing here and there in the limbs, more in the muscles, much increased by pressure. [Gss.]
Twitching and tearing in the limbs here and there. [Stf.]
He was much fatigued by slight manual labour, became hot and the blood circulated more actively (5th d.). [Rl.]
After a little manual labour great exhaustion, fatigue, trembling, hot feeling (9th d.). [Rl.]
When washing his feet he becomes quite exhausted, trembling and giddy. [Rl.]
995. Tearing pain in the hands, back and side of the chest with internal headache.
Drawing and tearing in all the limbs.
Drawing pains in the limbs, especially at night.
As if bruised in the limbs, weariness in the thighs.
Twitching pain in the affected parts.
1000. Twitching. [Fr. H-n.]
Involuntary twitching of the limbs. [Fr. H-n]
On account of twitching and heaviness of the thighs, and on account of profuse perspiration all over the body and on the face he must lie down in forenoon. [Fr. H-n. ]
Much yawning and sacral pain for a quarter of an hour; then stiff stretching out of the upper and lower extremities, with thumbs turned in, followed by exhaustion. [Fr. H-n.]
Paleness with coldness; at the same time heaviness, laziness and sleepiness. [Fr. H-n.]
1005. Jaundice with smarting itching over the abdomen.
The linen becomes of a saffron-yellow colour from the insensible perspiration, a yellowness that is not removed by washing.[Fr. H-n.]
Swollen spots, on which, without previous exudation, a grey fat scan came, after the appearance of which the swelling and pail, was allayed. [Fr. H-n.]
(Cracking in all the joints.)
In several parts cramp when moving.
1010. In the joints attacks of painless throbbing.
Going to sleep of the head, both arms and both thighs, when lying. [Fr. H-n.]
As soon as she sits down, all the parts immediately go to sleep, the thighs and legs, the upper and forearms, together with the hands, also, though in a less degree, the abdomen, back and chest, so that she has no sensation any where; all is as if numb and dead; when she moves, she has formication in the parts moved, as usually occurs after parts go to sleep. [Fr. H-n.]
Great bruised pain in the whole body, especially in the thighs; he feels as if he had been beaten, for many days.
All the limbs pain as if dislocated, chiefly when sitting.
1015. Gouty pain in the. joints with swelling of them.
On several parts of the body very fine short needle-pricks, for two or three minutes on the same place, quickly succeeding one another, as if in the bone (aft. 8 h.).
Stiffening of all the limbs, so that for hours he cannot move them the very least, and yet they can easily be moved by others. [Fr. H-n.]
She rubs her temples and cheeks with both hands and becomes faint. [Fr. H-n.]
All his bones are painful when sitting, lying, walking and standing. [Fr. H-n.]
1020. The symptoms are generally aggravated in the evening.[Fr. H-n.]
He dislikes the evening air.
Chilliness when walking in the open air.
When walking palpitation of the heart.
When walking in the open air, immediately perspiration on the forehead.
1025. While walking he is always in slight perspiration.
Profuse perspiration when walking.
Perspiration on every movement.
When he drinks something warm he immediately perspires.
The sufferings are most frequently on the left side of the body (as in syphilis?). [Fr. H–n. J
1030. He is better when walking than when lying or sitting.[Fr. H-n.]
Dropsical patients (so called) very rapidly lost the swelling, and got instead foetid, rapidly decomposing ulcers on the legs instead. [Fr. H-,n.]
All coverings, clothes and bed-covers feel too heavy for him.[Fr. H-n.]
In the evening an incessant restlessness in all the limbs, as if there was twitching in them, as after excessive exertion; he cannot keep the limbs still.
Towards evening restlessness so that he could not remain in any place; he could not sit still two minutes; he is forced to go away; neither could he lie, for then he got twitchings in his lower, extremities, they became heavy, he must get up; also at night he must always rise up, with twitching even of the head, and in sleep he threw his arms about.
1035. Almost incessant pain in the joints as if compounded of dislocation, ccompression and fracture, which will not allow him to rest in any place, so that when seated and when lying he must move the limbs and turn and twist them in every direction.
Weariness with tearing drawing pain of both thighs, after midnight in bed; after rising from bed, when treading, pain from the inguinal region to the knee as if the flesh of the anterior part of the thigh were beaten loose [Fr. H-n.]
Exhaustion and weariness in all the limbs.[Fr. H-n.]
Exhausted especially when sitting, as if all his limbs would fall off.
Attacks of internal relaxation of mind and body.
1040.When sitting he is not exhausted, but is very much so on walking tthe very least, then the lower extremities above and below are very painful, as if he. had walked a great distance.
In the morning he is not exhausted, but the least walking fatigues him.
After a stool attended by much pinching he is very exhausted.
Laziness and like lead in the blood-vessels, worst when sitting.
Weakness, less when walking than when standing.
1045. He feels ill all over, without having pain anywhere, he is exhausted, not inclined for anything and cross.
Faintness with an indescribable malaise of body and mind, which compels him to lie down.
He dislikes speaking, hg cannot read, his head is dazed; he cannot work, and falls asleep when he sits.
Great exhaustion, he can scarcely get along. [Hbg.]
Extreme exhaustion and his knees knuckle under him [Stf.]
1050. A kind of faint, during which consciousness is retained, mostly when lying; at the same time he gasps for breath, with laziness and weariness in all the limbs. [Fr. H-n.]
In the morning squeamish (sick), heaviness in the lower extremities, exhaustion and sleepiness.
Every afternoon about 5 or 6 p.m. he is overcome by great exhaustion.
Very tired from a slight exertion.
1055. Exhaustion with sadness.
Great exhaustion in the evening.
Short syncope, that ended in a sleep of five minutes; before the syncope something sweet rose up in the chest. [Fr. H-n.]
Syncope with tolerably good pulse, for ten hours. [Fr. H-n.]
(When sitting) sleepiness, which went off immediately on walking. [Lr.]
1060. Much yawning before dinner and supper.
Whilst standing irresistible sleep came over her.
First sleepiness, then sleeplessness.
Great inclination to sleep. [Fr. H-n. ]
Always slumbering, but no sound sleep. [Fr. H-n.]
1065. The night sleep is only a sort of dazedness; he tosses about as if the bed-clothes were a burden to him, and constantly wakes up.
He cannot sleep on the right side, for his bowels are painful as if pressed.
Sleep interrupted by starting up in fright, palpitation of the heart and terrified fancies (e.g. as if he dreaded an epileptic attach).
Nocturnal sleep with open mouth, without snoring, but frequent tossing about in bed, as if he could get no rest (aft. 23 h.). [Lr.]
Too great disposition to sleep, sleeps too long and too soundly.[Fr. H-n.]
1070. Great sleepiness by day. [Fr. H-n. ]
He sleeps very much too long, for twelve hours, and would sleep longer, if some one did not wake him. [Htn.]
Day and night he falls asleep every instant, and wakes up again every minute, so that he was neither properly asleep nor properly awake. [Fr. H-n.]
Too long and too sound sleep. [Fr. H-n. ]
Too much sleep by day and night. [Fr. H-n. ]
1075. She can never get enough sleep; even in the afternoon about 3 o’clock her eyes close forcibly, so that she must sleep two or three hours in spite of herself [Fr. H-n.]
After midnight she cannot sleep soundly, and in the night she feels violent tensive pain in the left leg. [Fr. H-n.]
Much sleep by day, and at night sleeplessness. [Fr. H-n.]
Sleeplessness with extreme restlessness, anxiety and ill-feeling.
Along with extreme loss of strength and constant drowsiness he is unable to sleep.
1080. Sleeplessness and wakefulness at night until 3 a.m., and before getting to sleep perspiration (from 2 to 3 a.m.).
He cannot get to sleep before midnight and wakes quite earnly while it is still dark, with some perspiration.
He cannot get to sleep before 1 a..m. on account of wakefulnees.
He can only fall asleep late and with difficulty.
In the evening it is long before he can go to sleep.
1085. He cannot sleep before the lapse of two hours in the evening.
He wakes up every night from 2 to 4 a.m.
He cannot fall asleep, tosses about without knowing why, and in the morning he cannot get up for lassitude.
Tosses about in bed and cannot sleep till 1 a.m.
As soon as he goes to bed in the evening the pain returns prevents sleep.
1090. Just as he is about to fall asleep the pain becomes more severe, and he wakes up again.
He wakes up every night about 4 a.m. and must pass water.
He is late of falling asleep. [Fr. H-n.]
He can only go to sleep towards morning. [Fr. H-n. ]
He wakes up uncommonly easily at night. [Fr. H-n. ]
1095. In the night he wakes up and perspires only on the legs, from the knee to the foot, not on the thighs and feet; on uncovering the legs the perspiration goes off immediately. [Gss.]
(After two hours.) She wakes up from sleep about 11 o’clock, as from a fright, and howls aloud with tears for same minutes before she can come to herself and again become quiet. [Fr. H-n. ]
Frequent waking up from sleep as from fright. [Lr.]
Frequent waking as from noise. [Lr.]
Frequent waking from sleep, as from watchfulness (aft. 22 h.). [Lr.]
1100. He wakes up at night every quarter of an hour and does not dream.
At night, during his frequent awakings, stretching out the limbs.
He wakes very early and cannot go to sleep again, though he feels nothing the matter with him.
On going to sleep she starts up in a great fright, accompanied by a pain darting into her teeth and a severe stitch through the knee, with shivering.
Frequent waking from sleep, as if he had already slept enough, with much tossing about in bed. [Lr.]
1105. She often starts up in sleep and throws her arms up. [Fr. H-n.]
Restless sleep. [Fr. H-n.]
Very restless sleep, broken by frequent waking up. [Lr.]
Many dreams. [Fr. H-n. ]
Much delirious talking in sleep. [Fr. H-n.]
1110. Could not sleep in the evening owing to frightful visions.[Hbg.]
In sleep groaning, whining, talking, with very rapid breathing and coldness of hands (but not of feet) (aft. 2 h.).
Much anxiety and ebullition in the blood at night, and shooting in the blood-vessels.
Restless night with heat; half awake, he imagines he hears thieves breaking in.
Has almost no sleep, is afraid to go to sleep.
1115. Sleep; but when he wakes all goes round in his head; sleep is more disagreeable than pleasant to him.
Before midnight, soon after going-to sleep, anxiety in sleep, he started up in a fright, and was anxious until he woke completely up.
He passes the greater part of the night in waking and dreaming.
Agreeable dreams, after midnight.( Probably curative effect, after a previous opposite state.)
A number of historical dreams at night.
1120. Anxious dreams with palpitation of the heart, and yet he cannot awake .
Frightful dreams at night, as if he fell from a height.
Restless nights, dreams of highwaymen.
Vivid dreams of the days’s occupations; he does not dream at all when well. [Htn. ]
Anxious dreams (e.g. of having swallowed a needle), from which she does not wake up completely. [Fr. H-n.]
1125. Anxious dreams: of being bitten by a dog, of getting up a revolution, after midnight. [Gn.]
Vivid, agreeable and disagreeable dreams. [Lr.]
She dreams that people are before the window, and on being woke up thereby cannot be persuaded , that they were not there. [Fr. H-n.]
Dreams of danger from water.
Frightful dreams about shooting.
1130. Frightful dreams, in which he started up; he imagined he was not in his own house, sat up in bed and spoke about a distant village.[Hbg]
Vivid dreams, but which he cannot remember. [Gn.]
Vivid, unremembered dreams. [Lr.]
Amorous dreams and erection of penis, without seminal emission, the second night. [Gn.]
Yawning. [Fr. H-n.]
1135. Much yawning. [Fr. H-n.]
Frequent yawning, as if he had not slept enough. [Lr.]
Much thirst. [Fr. H-n]
He wants to drink constantly. [Fr. H-n.]
He wants to drink constantly. [Fr. H-n.]
Thirst for water (towards evening). [Fr. H-n.]
1140. Much thirst day and night. [Fr. H-n.]
Excessive thirst for ice-cold water. [Fr. H-n.]
Violent thirst for cold drinks, particularly for fresh water.[Lr.]
Extraordinarily intense thirst. [Fr. H-n.]
Rigor over the whole body, without heat and thirst, in every positton. [Lr.]
1145. He feels chilly when walking out in the open air.[Fr. H-n.]
She is more chilly in the open air than in the room, although the temperature was the same. [Fr. H-n.]
In the morning and evening chilliness all over the body; he shivers. [St f. ]
Constantly cold hands and feet. [Hbg.]
Coldness and cold feeling, and chilliness and shaking with blueness of the body, all day; at the same time she must cower forwards. [Fr. H-n. ]
1150. He is chilly, and cold runs over him , but chiefly over the hands; behind the ears there is dry heat. [Htn.]
Cold feet in the evening in bed after lying down.
Chilliness in the back with heat of both ear lobes. [ Rl. ]
In the morning on awaking chillness in bed.
Shivering in the morning in bed.
- Internal chilliness ,also in the morning in bed.
In the morning, immediately on rising chilliness and shivering.
In the forenoon internal chilliness of the whole body.
In the morning chilliness, and towards noon heat.
After the midday sleep chilliness.
1160. Chilliness towards evening; the more he seeks to warm himself at the stove the more chilly he felt.
In the morning in bed, and in the evening in bed, chilliness.
Shivering in bed in the evening, for half an hour, not followed by heat.
Chilliness in the evening after lying down in bed.
In the evening in bed, for half an hour, chilliness in the whole body under the skin.
1165.Chilliness in the evening in bed until midnight, than heat with violent thirst.
In the evening severe rigor; he is thrown tip by it high in bed (at the same time subsultus of the tendo Achilles and of the common flexor tendons of the toes).
At the beginning of the night, chiefly chilliness, then alternate chill and heat.
Febrile attacks, particularly at night.
Icy cold hands.
1170. Chilliness all over, with icy cold hands.
Chilliness, as if splashed over with cold water.
He feels chilly in all his limbs, like severe catarrhal fever; he must lie down.
After the chill trembling of all the limbs.
Thirst by day.
1175.Shivering, intermingled with frequent flying heat.
Shivering from above downwards, on the slightest movement; in the intervals attacks of heat.
Severe chilliness from the nose and eyes to the occiput, with external tearing pain before midnight when lying in bed.[Fr. H-n.]
At 9 p.m. chilliness all over and all night, at the same time urinating every hour, and whilst lying in slumber involuntary twitching, jerking and tossing about of head, arms and legs. [Fr. H-n.]
In the evening in bed violent shivering front cold; she cannot get warm. [Hbg.]
1180.Slow weak pulse.
Quick strong beating of all the pulses.
Pulse of double quickness.
Along with heat in the face chilliness of the whole body.
He is chilly internally, with heat of face and burning sensation in the cheeks.
1185. Sometimes heat in the face, sometimes shivering.
Chill alternating with heat in head and face.
Fever: at first heat and redness in the face and hot feeling in the whole body, especially in the interior of the hands, without externally perceptible warmth alternating with internal chilliness,which compels him to lie down, a rigor even into the night, and along with, this rigor hot feeling in the palms of the hands, with icy cold finger tips.
Frequent attacks of fever composed of general flying heat and frequently recurring chill and shivering (especially over face, back, chest, and arms).
Alternate sensation of heat and chill ; not perceptible, externally to the touch.
1190. Heat and hot sensation in the face with pale face.
After midnight heat and redness of the left cheek and perspiraton of the palms; afterwards diarrhoea and loathing of food.
Attacks of heat with great anxiety, as from compression of the chest, without thirst, alternating with cold feeling over the whole body and great prostration.
Heat, redness, and aching in both eyes. [Fr. H-n.]
When he has been seated sometime heat comes into his cheeks and head, with redness of face, without thirst. [Stf.]
1195. In cold and raw air he feels very warm in all parts of the body ,for four days (immediately). [Fr.H-n]
From time to time heat in head and face. [Stf.]
Continual intermingled heat and chill; when out of bed chill, in bed heat, with great thirst for milk at night (he drank in one night three jugs of milk.) [Stf.]
Febrile rigor over the whole body, without heat or thirst, in every position (aft. 7.5 h.). [Lr.]
Perspiration which causes burning sensation on the skin.[Fr. H-n.]
1200. Day and night much disposed to perspiration, moat at night. [Fr. H-n.]
Profuse perspiration all night, from the evening till the morning. [Fr. H-n.]
Foetid perspiration for many nights. [Fr. H-n.]
Profuse night sweat. [Fr. H-n]
At night very profuse perspiration of a fatty or oily character, making the linen feel, stiff, as if starched, and yellow. [Fr. H-n.]
1205. Profuse foetid perspirations so that the upper and under sheets are as if soaked in water. [Hbg.]
Perspiration on the face and chest. [Fr. H-n.]
Profuse cold sweat on the face, while the rest of the. body is dry.[Fr. H-n.]
Uncommonly profuse sweat, that smells sour and repulsive, and the fingers look softened spongy, and wrinkled, as in washerwomen. [Fr H-n. ]
Sour -smelling perspiration, and when she put a limb out of bed there occurred in it immediately the most violent tearing pain.
1210. Perspiration every evening for an hour and a half after going to bed.
Profuse morning sweat.
During the morning g sweat, thirst, nausea to vomiting, and intolerable uncontrollable palpitation of the heart.
Sweat by day with nausea..
Profuse sweat in the evening in bed ; he falls asleep during the sweat.
1215. Profuse night sweat.
Sweat in the palms and soles.
Partial sweat; he perspires at night on different parts and on other parts he is dry the perspiring parts were not above six inches large but the sweat was dripping ; the head and all the face were dry.[Fr. H-n.]
As soon as she eats she has great anxiety and perspiration on the head and forehead, which feels icy cold; she must go into the open air before the sweat will go off; at the same time she has loss of breath and shooting in the right side close under the ribs. [Fr. H-n]
Attacks of trembling.
1220. Palpitation of the heart.
Excessive fright at a slight surprise, she trembles in her whole body, is as if paralysed, a tremendous glow rises into the right cheek , which at the same time swelled and became bluish red and remained so for two hours; she was so much affected that; she could not compose herself again; all the limbs were as if bruised, violent rigor , tottering of the knees compelled her to go to bed before the usual time.
Restlessness, he cannot remain quiet in any place; he can neither stand nor lie, and is as if mad, or as if lie had committed a great crime.
Disposition restless; dejected; anxiety without any particular thoughts.
Indescribable sensation of an internal, intolerable ill, during which he remains silent and will not get up from bed.
1225. Imagines he is enduring the tortures of hell, without being able to account for it.
Much anxiety and ebullition in the blood at night, and shooting in the blood-vessels.(Repetition of S. 1112)
She is always anxious and fearful; she then has a sudden pain in the scrobiculus cordis, the hands commence to perspire, and she becomes hot in the face.
Anxiety as if he had committed a crime. [Hbg.]
1230. No rest, always anxious. [Hbg.]
He has no rest, and must go hither and thither, and cannot remain long in one place. [Fr. H-n.]
Extreme restlessness all night from evening to morning; he would sometimes rise up, sometimes lie down, nowhere could he find rest. [Stf.]
Extreme restlessness all night, beginning about 8 p.m. and lasting till moaning ; he sometimes rose up because he had no rest when lying, sometimes he lay down again, because walking was intolerable to him, nowhere had he rest. [Stf.]
Anxiety and apprehension in the blood, he knew not how to compose himself; he felt as if he had committed a crime, without heat, also at the same time as if he was not quite master of his senses, all day.
1235. Anxiety that could drive him far away as if he had committed a crime or some misfortune were about to happen to him.
He thinks he is losing his reason, that he is going to die; with illusions of the imagination, e.g. he sees water flowing where there is none (inthe morning).
With absence of thought he feels as if he had done something bad.
No inclination for serious work. [Gn.]
In the evening very much disposed to start in affright. [Fr. H-n.]
1240. He had no courage to live. [Fr. H-n.]
He wished to die, was indifferent to every thing, even to what he took most delight in. [Hbg.]
All day long great seriousness with much indifference; he got angry when others laughed at a trifle, and at the same time was extremely indifferent to all about him. [Lr.]
He is indifferent to everything in the world, has no desire to eat, and yet when he does eat he relishes his food and call partake of what is required.
1245. He cares for nothing and is indifferent to everything.
Everything is distasteful to him , even music.
Disposition rather indifferent. [Gss.]
Without cause he is very discontented with himself and his position. [Gn.]
All day long depression of spirits combined with anxiety; he always thought he was going to hear of something disagreeable. [Lr.]
1250. All day long sulky; he was extremely laconic and grave. [Lr.]
All day long cross and peevish; he believed that all his efforts would finally fail. [Lr.]
Disposition irritable, irascible, daring.
Very cross and intolerant, easily irritated, very suspicious.
Quarrelling with every one, opinionative, quarrelsome.
1255. Disputatious, quarrelsome.
All day long sulky and distrustful; he almost insulted those about him, and regarded them all as his greatest enemies. [Lr.]
During the whole day cross, as if at variance and dissatisfied with himself, and had no inclination for speaking and joking. [Lr.]
Longing nostalgia. [Gn.]
An almost irresistible desire to travel away to a distance. [Gn.]
1260. Hurry and rapidity in speaking. [Fr. H-n. ]
He talked nonsense: look ! you strike a. fly on your hand, and you had previously forbidden me to do so (which was not the case).
He is silly, acts the buffoon, and does stupid nonsensical things, in the evening (though it was hot summer weather) he lit his fire, laid swords across one another, and put candles in one corner of the room, in the other boots, and all this quite gravely, while at the same time he was quite indifferent to heat and cold; he was stupid and heavy in the head.
Mania; she throws off the clothes at night, tears the straw about, and scolds; by day she leaps up high (like a .petulant extravagant person) in the open air as well as in the room; she talks and scolds much to herself, does not know her nearest relations , spits frequently and spreads the saliva out with her feet, and licks some of it up again; she often licks cowdung and the mud of ponds; she often takes little stones in her mouth, without swallowing them, and at the same time complains that they are cutting her bowels; much clotted blood passes with her motion; she does no harm to any one, but resists much when any one touches her; she does nothing she is told to do, will not sit down to any meal, though most days she takes food and drink irregularly; she looks very pale and ill, and appears to be much more exhausted than before. [Fr. H-n.]
When taking a walk he felt a strong inclination to catch by the nose strangers whom he met.
1285. During his nonsensical acts he was much disposed to weep, and when this paroxysm passed he felt very exhausted.
Almost involuntary, weeping with relief.( The number of symptoms apparently exceeds by two that given by HAHNEMANN, owing to his having omitted to reckon two symptoms between 890and the end.)
During a continued fever accompanied by constant heat, with night-sweats, sinking of the strength, tearing pains in the limbs and trembling, numerous round, deep, eroding ulcers in the mouth and fauces, on the face, on the genitals, and on the rest of the body, with white bottom and inflamed, very painful borders.
Weakness of the mind; he looks at us with staring large eyes and does not understand us (aft.2 h.).
Headache, shooting combined with aching, above the left eye, aggravated by stooping.
A humming in the left ear synchronous with the pulse.
Inflammation of the eyes, which project from their orbits. [C. Fr. SCHWARZE, Beob. una Erfahr., i. d. Med.,( Not accessible.) Dresden, 1827, p. 322.]
5. Staring look. [SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
Distortion of the features. [SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
Tearing in the upper jaw (antrum Higbmorianum) towards the eye, followed by swelling.
On the gums and in the mouth a burning pain.
The lower lip much swollen, and its inside so much everted that the border rests on the chin. [SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
10. Swelling of the lips, tongue and neck. [SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
Roughness in the throat which makes speaking but not swallowing, difficult.
Salt taste in the mouth (aft. 2 h.).
Salivation. [ SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
Unquenchable thirst. [SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
15. Vomiting. [ SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
Aching feeling in the gastric region and chest. [SCHWARZE, 1.c.]
Immediately after a stool; downward pressure in front below, navel, which lasts some time.
Cutting in the abdomen (immediately) with chilliness in the open, though warm, air.
Painful burning from the mouth to the gastric region. [SCHWARZE, 1, c.]
20. Very distended, painful abdomen. [SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
Uncommon distention of the abdomen (aft. 12 h.).
Stool of viscid faeces.
Stool of thin formed faeces.
Along with almost constant cutting in the abdomen and intolerable painful almost ineffectual pressing, forcing, and tenesmus, frequent discharge of a little bloody mucus, day and night.
25. Evacuations of faeces mingled with mucus and dark coagulated blood. [SCHWZRZE, 1. c.]
Diarrhoea. [SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
Tenesmus. [ SCHw ARZE 1. c.]
Strangury. [SCHWARZE, 1. c.]
Itching anteriorly in the urethra.
30. Urethral blenorrhoea at first thin, then thick; finally with smarting pain on urinating, and stitches through the urethra..
Leucorrhoea., pale yellow with disgusting sweetish smell.
(During coitus on touching the mouth of the womb, an aching pain, followed by a pressing.)
Very severe coryza.
35. Hollow, fatiguing, dry cough (aft. 2 h.).
Nocturnal shooting pain transversely through the whole chest.
Oppression of the chest.
Round about the nipples painful glandular swelling.
Shooting pain in the hip-joint when moving and when at rest:
40. Sensation of going to sleep of the leg.
Icy cold feet (aft 2 h.).
Towards evening disagreeable feeling in the periosteum of all the bones, like the commencement of ague, with hot feeling in the head (aft. 6 h.).
(In the morning, on the arms and body painless blisters that go off in the course of the day.)
Fine shooting pain here and there in the muscles, by day.
45. He starts suddenly on going to sleep with a shock of the whole body (aft. 8 h).
He is chilly on the head.
On the slightest movement, even on rising from a seat, chilliness and cutting in the abdomen.
From the open; though warm air, which is very repugnant to her, chilliness, cutting in the abdomen and tenesmus.
On stooping heat, on rising up again coolness.
50. At night he cannot rest in any position, owing to a feeling of heat and anxiety.
Frequent peevish disposition, so that no one can do anything to please him alternating with cheerfulness.
(Acetate of Mercury.)
(Eyes inflamed in the canthi, with burning itching pain, in the morning and evening.)
Dryness in the throat, that impedes speaking, with a scraping cough.
On coughing more than on swallowing, at the back of the throat an aching shooting.
5. In the morning he passes a quantity of water, but slowly (stricture of the urethra?) with tenesmus.
A burning in the urethra, when urinating and at other times.
Cutting in the urethra with the last drops of urine.
Swelling and inflammation of the anterior part of the penis (with burning and pricking pains, that wake him up at night); cold water aggravates the pains, tepid water diminishes them.
Contractive pain in the testicles.
10. Internal swelling inside the labia pudendi.
(Catamenia four days too early, at the new moon.)
In the chest pain as if it were ulcerated, raw and sore.
On the sternum, just above the scrobiculus cordis, a pressure with tightness of the breath when standing, even when he did not walk.
Tearing in the hands, the knuckles of which become red and swollen.
15. The borders of the ulcer become very painful.
Eruption of itching bursting pimples; after scratching they burn like fire.
In the forenoon drawing pain in the limbs and shivering not followed by heat.
MERCURIUS PRAECIPITATUS RUBER.
(Red Oxyde of Mercury.)
(Attacks of suffocation, when lying at night, whilst going to sleep; he must leap up suddenly, by which it always went off.)
(Violent palpitation of the heart, which threatened to burst his chest.
(From the internal use of Cinnabar. (The action lasted nine days. ) )
Roaring in the head, half an hour after dinner and in the evening before going to sleep, which makes him dizzy.
A projection on the external parts of the head, only by day.
On touching the head the skull is painful, and even the hairs are painful.
(Inflammation of the right eye; itching, aching and shooting in the inner canthus and on the lower lid, with constant lachrymation when he looks at anything, with severe coryza.)
5. In the palate a contractive burning sensation.
In the throat, aching contractive pain, on, swallowing the saliva..
At night much dryness and heat in the mouth and throat, he must drink frequently; whilst doing so some shooting posteriorly beneath the tongue.
A pricking itching on the front part of the neck, with swollen cervical glands, and on the anterior part of the chest; there appear red points that coalesce into round spots, covered with hard granular papules; on scratching the eruption burns and itches still more; finally the places become; painful.
Great appetite for eating and drinking and great desire for coitus.
10. Great appetite for food and for coitus.
No appetite; all food is repugnant to him.
Immediately inclination to vomit.
While lying in bed at night a heat rose from the stomach into the throat and head, which went off on sitting up.
Every day two easy soft stools each time preceded by pinching less afterwards.
15. Bowels open twice daily.
A pain like soreness in the urethra when urinating, although the urethra is not painful when pressed.
The penis is swollen.
Twitching in the penis.
In the sulcus behind the glans, itching pain; matter of a disgusting sweet smell therfrom.
20. Small red spots on the glans penis.
Tearing stitches in the glans
On the glans red spots appear, as if pimples were about to come.
In the evening on the corona glandis, burning pricking itching, which was allayed by rubbing, but soon returned more severely.
Redness and swelling of the prepuce; it looks sore, with itching pain.
25. (Here and there on the prepuce warts, which bleed when touched.)
Leucorrhoea, which on passing causes a pressing in the vagina.
In the evening in bed strong erections.
(When she lies dorm she must continually cough; less when she sits; single, quite dry cough-impulses.)
30. Beating like a pulse and shooting here and there near the sternum and under the short ribs, most when walking, least when sitting and lying.
Tearing pain and as if everything were lacerated on the side of the back, especially at night, on the slightest movement in bed, and in the arm when writing both diminished by the heat of the stove.
Severe stitches sometimes in the arm.
Perspiration betwixt the thighs when walking, which smells badly and causes excoriation.
In the evening, after falling asleep, a painful twitching in the legs, which woke him up.
35. In the foot an aching sensation, as if the foot would go to sleep.
(Rheumatic pain in the big toe.)
After eating, a very uncomfortable feeling in the body, as if it were blown out and distended; over the chest and stomach as if oppressed.
Coldness in the joints; shivering and drawing in the arms and legs.
Paralytic feeling in all the limbs; he is lazy and sleepy.
40. Sleeplessness at night, without pains and without fatigue ; he felt in the morning as if refreshed and required no more sleep.
After midnight he wakes suddenly as from a dream and has no breath, like nightmare.
(From fumigation with Cinnabar.)
Pain in the cervical vertebrae as if dislocated.
Nocturnal diarrhoea far two weeks, without pain in the bowels.
(The borders of the ulcers became painful and tense.)
Weakness of the reason [SWEDJAUR, (From mercurial vapour.) Traite des malad. vener., tom. ii, p. 368.]
Self deception; he considers himself well. [JAC. HILL, (From the vapour of a drachm of cinnabar.) in Edinb. Essays, iv.]
Insanity [LARREY, (From the internal employment of various mercurials in Egypt.) in Description de l’ Egypte, tom. i, Memoires et Obs. ]
Complaining: she is deranged and knows not what she is doing. [DEGNER, (From the external employment of corrosive sublimate.) in Acta Nat. Cur., vi,Obs. 600.]
5. Great want of memory; he often forgot the first part of a sentence before he could say the last part of it. [Hufeland’s (From the use of oxyde of mercury-using at the same time a gargle of walnut shells. ) Journal d. pr. A., x., i, p. 62.]
Headache in the temples. [DEGNER, 1. c.]
Attacks of intractable headache, which required external compression of the head in order to alleviate it. [PET. SCHENK, (From cinnabar vapour.)vii, Obs. 213. ]
Swelling of the head; the cervical glands, the gums [SCHLEGEL, in Hufel. Jour., vii, 4.]
Great swelling of head and neck. [DEGNER, 1. c.]
10. The hair falls out [HEUERMANN,( From various mercurial substances, especially calomel. ) Bemerk. und Untersuch., ii, pp. 29, 30. ]
Altered features [SWEEDJAUR,( From the internal employment of oxydes and salts of mercury.) 1. c.]
The face becomes of a leaden hue. [ SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
Swelling of face, neck, and all internal parts of the mouth. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c. ]
Over-sensitiveness of the auditory organ; he starts at the least noise. [FOURCROY, in the translation of Ramazzini, (From the vapour of mercury.) Maladies des artisans, p 42.]
15. Epistaxis. [PET, SCHENK, 1. c.]
Violent epistaxis. [HEUERMANN, 1. C.]
Necrosis of the bone of the upper jaw. [MICHAELIS, is Hufel Jour, xxviii 4, p. 57.]
Spasmodic movement of the lips. [LOUVRIER, (From rubbing in mercurial ointment.) in Annalen der Heilkunde, 1810, December, pp. 1123, 1126.]
The tendons of the masseter muscles are affected, and, owing to their soreness, render the opening of the mouth painful. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
20. The gums are swollen and bleed on the slightest touch. [HEUER MANN, 1. C.]
Swelling of gums and fauces. [Mist. Nat. Cur., (From rubbing in much mercurial ointment. )Dec., iii, ann. 5, 6. ]
In the nerves of the teeth a violent burning pain. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
The teeth rise up, become loose, and fall out. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
Loose teeth. [DEGNER, 1. c.]
25. The teeth become black, loose, and at last fall out. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c. ]
Trembling of the tongue and consequent stammering, which was not removable by electricity. [FOURCROY, 1. C.]
Swelling of the tongue[ SCHLEGEL, 1. c.]
Stiff, swollen tongue. [DEGNER, 1. c.]
Swelling of the tongue, so that there is scarcely room for it in the mouth. [ENGEL, Specimina med., Berol., 1781, p. 99.] of the mouth, and as it were pinched betwixt the teeth. [FRIESE,( From rubbing in much mercurial ointment.) ]
30. Swollen, very sensitive tongue, projecting a hand’s breadth out in Geschichte und Versuche einer chirurg. Gesellschaft, Kopenh,1774.]
Tongue white furred, swollen, almost immovable, eroded on the borders by ulceration. [HEUERMANN, 1. c. ]
Aphthae on the tongue. [THOM. ACREY, (Internally calomel, externally rubbing in of mercurial ointment.) in lond Med. Journ.,1788. ]
Aphthae in the mouth. [SCHLEGEL, 1. c.]
Many eroding ulcers in the mouth. [FOURCROY, 1. c.]
35. Very painful spreading ulcers in the mouth. [FOURCROY, 1. c.]
The ulcers in the mouth bleed, especially at night. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
Foetor of the mouth. [DEGNER, 1. c.]
Carrion-like foetor of the mouth. [SCHLEGEL, 1. c.]
Great foetor of the mouth. [JAC. HILL_FOURCROY, 1. c.]
40. The palate bones or the jaw-bones are often destroyed.[SWEDJAUR, 1. C.]
Commencing ralivation. (OETTINGER,( From the internal use of artificial cinnabar.) Diss. Cinnabris exul. redux, Tubing 1760, p. 22.]
Immediately the most profuse salivation: [JAC. HILLY 1. c.]
Salivation. (WEDEL, (From the internal use of mineral cinnabar.) Amoenit. Mat. Med., p. 153.]
Profuse salivation. [SCHLEGEL, 1. c.]
45. Bloody salivation. [DEGNER 1. c.]
Haemorrhage with the.salivation. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
The orifices of the salivary ducts of the parotids are eroded.[HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
The intolerable foetid saliva erodes the lips and cheeks, even eats them away. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
The Eustachian tubes in the fauces are often compressed by swelling, hence deafness. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
50. Fauces inflamed, so that she can scarcely swallow. [DEGNER,1. c.]
Burning pain in the fauces, as from live coals. [DEGNER. 1. C.]
Trembling of the pharynx and oesophagus; he only swallowed spasmodically, often with danger of suffocation. [FOURCDOY, 1. c.]
Want of appetite. [HUBER, (From the internal employment of solution of corrosive sublimate fur several weeks.) in Nov. Acts Nat. Cur., iii, Obs. 100.]
Inclination to vomit. [Mist. Nat. Cur., 1. C.]
55. Vomiting with convulsive movements. [HOFFMANN, in Baldinger’s Magaz., p. 963.]
Praecordial anxiety. [Misc. Nat. Cur., 1. c.]
Great distension of the abdomen. [RIVERIUS, (From rubbing in mercurial ointment.) Obs. Mod., p. 92.]
Horrible pinching in the abdomen. [JAC. HILL, 1. c.]
Intolerable shooting pain in the abdomen. [Misc. Nat. Cur., 1. c.]
60. Liver diseases. [LARREY, 1. c.]
Complete jaundice. [J. CHEYNE, in Dublin Hospital Reports and Communication in medicine and Surgery, Dublin, 1816, vol, i,]
Dangerous diarrhoeas. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.].
Green stools. [MICHAELLIS, in HufeL. Journ., vi, pp. 22, 24.]
Stools passed with burning and smarting in the anus. [FELIX PLATER, obs. 1.]
65. Frequent stools with the smell of the faetor of the mouth. [DEGNER, 1. c.]
Constant tenesmus, with very frequent discharge of blood by stool. [Mist. Nat. Cur., 1. c.]
The urine passes only by drops, with scalding. [FEL, PLATER, (From crude mercury triturated with licorice powder. ) Obs. 1, Basil, 1614.]
When urinating, scalding acridity. [PLATER , 1. c.]
Enormous flow of urine (diabetes) with extreme emaciation. [ SCHLICHTING, in Acta Nat. Cur, , viii. ]
70. Inflammation of the oriffice of the urethra. [Hufel, Journ.( From the internal use of corrosive sublimate. ) xxvi, 4. ]
Urethral blennorrboea. [Hufel. Journ., 1. c.]
Constant hoarseness. [FOURCROY, 1. c.]
Cough. [JAC. HILL, 1. C.]
Haemoptysis. (SWEDJAUR 1. C.]
75. Violent haemoptysis. [A. GOTTL, RICHTER, (From corrosive sublimate internally.) Chirurg. Bibiiot., vi, p. 277. ]
Violent oppression in the chest and about the heart. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
Great tightness of the chest, recurring in fits; on account of the fear of suffocation he can neither walk nor stoop. [FOURCROY, 1.c.]
Suffocation. [RIVERIUS, 1. c.]
Trembling. [SWEDJAUR 1. c.]
80. The most violent, trembling at first of the hands, than of the whole body. [FOURCROY, 1. c.]
Attacks of spasmodic contraction of the arms and leas. [RIVERIUS, 1. c.]
Local or general tetanus. [SEWEDJACUR, 1. c.]
First flying, then fixed extremely penetrating pains in the loins and knees, then also in the rest of the limbs. [HUBER, 1. c.]
The most violent pains in the muscles, tendons or joints, similar to rheumatic or arthritic pains. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
85. Easy frangibility of the bones, after previous rheumatic, pains. [FOURCROY. 1. c.]
Eroding ulcers. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
Spongy looking, bluish ulcers, which bleed easily. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c. ]
Ulcers, extremely painful at the slightest touch, which excrete an acrid corrosive ichor, rapidly increase in size and form irregular elevations and depressions, as if eaten out by insects, with irregular rapid pulse ; the patient loses sleep, cannot rest, breaks out into profuse perspiration at night; the least thing irritates him and makes him impatient. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
A sort of miliary eruption on the skin, somewhat resembling measles, accompanied by burning and itching. [BELL, (From rubbing in mercurial ointment.) On Maligmant Gonorrhoea and Venereal Disease, Leipzig, 1794, ii, p. 236.]
90. All the skin, especially on the chest, thighs, and lower parts of the back, covered with miliary rush. [ENGEL, 1. c.]
Spots all over the body, resembling scorbutus, and between them itch-like eruption, tetters and boils. [HUBER, 1. c.]
The epidermis desquamates, particularly in the hands and feet. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
Erysipelas. [ClARE. (From external employment of mercurial ointment.) ]
Thickening of the periosteum. (J. HUNTER, Treatise on Venereal Disease, p. 632]
95. Swelling of the bones. [LOUVRIER, 1. c.]
Caries of the bones and abscesses in the joints. [BETHKE, Schlagfluss, P. 406.]
Extreme emaciation. [FOURCROY, 1. c.]
Desiccation of the whole body. [RICHTER, 1. c.-LOUIS in pibrac, Memoires de l` Acad. royale de Chirurgie, t. iv. ]
General emaciation and prostration of strength. [ SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
100. Extreme sensitiveness to electricity. [HUNTER, 1. c.]
General immobility; a kind of cataleptic state. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
Paralysis of various limbs. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
Apoplexy. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
Syncopes. [SWEDJAUR, (From mercurial vapour.) 1.c. ]
105. Internal repeated syncopes. [Misc Nat. Cur., 1, c.]
Loss of strength. [HUBER, 1. c.]
Continued sleeplessness. [DEGNER, 1. c.]
First quick, intermittent, strong pulse, then trembling weak pulse. [JAC. HILL, 1. c.]
Fever; general, irritability of the nervous system, [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
110. Fever, with very painful local inflammations, ending in gangrene. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
Slow fever. [SWEDJAUR, 1. c.]
Slow fever, with perceptible emaciation of the body. (Removed by seltzer water and milk.) [RICHTER, 1. c.]
Hectic fever. [RICHTER, 1, c. i, i, p. 40.]
Acute, putrid fever. [HEUERMANN, 1. c.]
115. Exhausting perspirations. [WEDEL, 1. c.]
Very oppressed respiration, great dislike to fluids, then a kind of mania, in which he tried to tear to pieces everything he could lay hands on.( Nine days after inunction of mercurial ointment for supposed syphilis in a young man,) [Remarks of the French translator of Cullen’s First Lines.]