The Lightning Doctor

The Lightning Doctor : A Self-Diagnostician and Practical Doctor Book for Private Families, Students, and Physicians (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Lightning Doctor: A Self-Diagnostician and Practical Doctor Book for Private Families, Students, and Physicians Even though the pain caused is not intense, a source of irritation may exist at one point and be felt at an other widely separated from the actual seat of disturb ance.' In all such cases the sensation is in reality a transferred pain, and strictly speaking can not be termed reflex. The pain sometimes felt in the breasts in disease Of the womb, or the pain felt on the inside of the leg at the knee in disease of the hip-joint are illustrations of this fact. Pain or aching, general in its distribution, is found to exist in the majority of fevers, especially during their first stages. This aching results, as a rule, from the action of poison or impurities in the blood on the nervous system. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 488 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 25mm | 644g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243072066
  • 9780243072064