Reproductive Disorders, Spermatorrhagia, Exhausted Brain &C., by a Court Physician

Reproductive Disorders, Spermatorrhagia, Exhausted Brain &C., by a Court Physician

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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. 1876 edition. Excerpt: ... could only carry it on for a much shorter period than usual, the cerebral symptoms becoming too oppressive. He always slept rather heavily. The emissions were variable in character, and were usually accompanied by imperfect erections, but with the sensation volupteuse: usually he awoke immediately after and not during the emissions. Upon several occasions emissions seem to have occurred upon the second night (the morrow-night) after a day of much exertion and excitement. His health was very delicate; was sometimes confined to the house a long while from severe colds and other causes, under which circumstances the spermatic discharges disappeared for as long periods as four to six weeks. Emissions usually happened every 7 to 14 days, and were more frequent during the winter months; this was partly owing to the effect of heat, the patient lying under heavy clothing. Jan. 4 (twice) ungratified sexual excitement. Hot blankets. Watery emissions unattended by erection, pleasurable sensation, or the waking of the individual are sometimes spoken of as "pertes blanches." The semen is thin and resembles gum water, and the emission is only known of by the white stains, (pertes blanches.) Aug. 16 20 Heat. 26 29 Sept. 2 7 (Sans sensation volupteuse) neuralgia 25 (twice) mental perturbation. 26 Cause not apparent. Oct. 3 9 Exposure to cold, then hot air bath. 18 23 (Twice). 25 13 hours sleep? 29 Nov. 9 15 27 Dec. 6 12 Mental labour. 20 21 No apparent cause. 28 Chapter V. NERVOUS DISEASES WHICH ARE SOMETIMES PRODUCED BY VENEREAL EXCESSES. Peripheral nerve irritation is one of the most fruitful sources of disorder in the various nervous centres; the irritation being reflected from the irritated centre to another centre or group of centres more

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  • United States
  • English
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  • 9781236870926