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... thighs, covered with a whitish-gray crust of exuded lymph of
the thickness of a goose-quill, the skin underneath looking red,
sore, with violent corrosive itching evening and night, stiffness
and immobility of the affected parts, nightly tooth and ear-ache
and swelling of the cervical glands; dry herpes on the top of the
head, resembling scald-head, in an orphan; herpes furfuraceus
(aided by Lachesis).-- Zona: large blisters, burning when scratched
open, upon an inflamed basis, covering a space of about 6 inches
wide from the umbilicus to the dorsal spine, (in this affection the
efficacy of Graphites is doubted by Vehsemeyer.)--Gutta rosacea
--Mentagra.--Encisted tumours.--Lymphatic oedema with lymphatic
abscess.--Decubitus.-- Obstinate, scrofulous ulcers.--Ulcers of the
feet originating in pustules, constantly inflamed and very painful;
ulcers upon the whole of the anterior surface of the tarsal joint,
flat, herpetic, emitting a quantity of ichor (especially about the
time of the period) and bordered with small ulcers penetrating
deeply into the cuticle; the larger ulcers, at their first
appearance, are mere pustules; in their whole extent they cause
violent itching and smarting pains, (accompanied by chilliness, and
extending as high up as the knees, ) constipation frequently
alternating with diarrhoea; unsuccessful pressure upon the rectum;
chilliness and discharge of blood from the rectum during the
menstrual flow, accompanied by incisive pains in the thighs and
calves; violent palpitation of the heart after every emotion,
(aided by Licop.;) badly smelling ulcer on the dorsum of the foot,
covered with impure, ichorous pus; red granulations on its base;
callous edges, being very painful to the touch; continued
lancinating pains in the ulcer, (especiall...
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