The cerebral arteries also are often diseased ; the heart has fre-
is the same. Later (1859), Dr. John W. Ogle, believing that there would
denly. In the former case it may be so slow that the lung is able
venous, or both) will decide as to the existence of extreme ansemia. On
(Webber). In France, it is looked upon as a military disease, soldiers in
vomicae exist, percussion will be absolutely dull if one or more small
ment of Nervous Disorders by the Application of the Constant Current).
any audible phenomena in the arteries or veins, or both ; and (lastly)
2. In the second, the asthenic, or chronic form of beriberi, the
agreed that " an organized new formation constitutes the basis of
Bright's disease, tend to strengthen the view of its constitutional
to death to be irregular and uncertain in its action — a condition
affords no immunity from the diseases of its climate, which act
are increased in frequency — phenomena of more constant occurrence
pulse-rate. Slight variations in frequency, and irregularities that
or peristalsis, which, travelling slowly and intermittently down its mus-
altered ; and as such influences will act on it more or less in every
uni'requently on a line with the xiphoid cartilage.
the growth of tubercle in any organ. This persistent elevation of
term anaesthesia, while the latter he calls analgesia. The skin may lose
dominal wall superjacent to the liver, and opens directly outwards ;
breathed, and then the mouth should be quite close to the apparatus.
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as 35 per cent, of our metropolitan populations, and a much larger
Royal Artillery, who wrote an excellent account of the disease as
paniment of the condition. On the contrary, many idiots have
blood and to the deposition of fibrinous deposits on the valves.