American Observer Medical Monthly Volume 2

American Observer Medical Monthly Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1875 edition. Excerpt: ...Cold applications agreeable and refreshing. Puis, proves beneficial for ulcers of the cornea when the discharge is thick white, or yellow and bland; eyes better in open air. Also, in pustular keratitis, with profuse lachrymation. Dr. Bojanus gave Puis 200 in a case of hypenemia of the retina, with scanty menses, constipation and colic. Dr. Small says: A young gentleman, aet 22, who suffered for several weeks with inflammatory rheumatism, which finally fell into his eyes and produced temporary blindness, was cured by a few doses of Puis. Dr. Robinson used Puis, for cloudiness of vision, with a kind of flashing of fire as though she had received a slap in the face. In the treatment of traumatic inflammation of the eyes, fistula lachrymalis, and syphilitic ophthalmia after suppressed gonorrhoea, this drug is indispensable. Otorrhcea, when the result of cold, or a sequel of scarlet fever, measles, etc., with tearing, stitch like pain, redness and swelling of the meatus and inflammation of Eustachian tube, demands Puis, for its cure. This remedy is frequently of service in epistaxis of anaemic children with blue eyes and blond hair. Puis, is indicated in coryza when the discharge is thick-yellow, greenish, or badly swelling, worse in the morning; loss of smell, taste and appetite; no thirst; feels better in the open air, and worse in the warm room; sneezing, chilliness in a warm room in the evening; sometimes nose bleed, and frontal headache; usually slight general perspiration toward morning. Especially useful in tender irritable, lymphatic constitutions. In chronic catarrh Pulsatilla is the remedy when the catarrh exists in timid, fearful, mild, gentle or yielding persons. It is indicated also in quick, easily-excited persons, particularly...
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  • Paperback | 316 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 567g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236928830
  • 9781236928832