a mere " cloudy swelling " of the minute elements of tissue, such as

Mercurial preparations are contraindicated in Bright's disease —

Hereditary epilepsy shows itself at an earlier age among boys than

3. The Occurrence of Gummatous Nodules in various Stages of

day, when it gradually declines; on the third or fourth it is

the pulse becomes small, and intermittent or irregular, resembling

ments termed regions. These lines have not always been drawn in

excellent quality. It was found, however, that these heaps, wetted

those remedies which determine towards the skin ; and for this

It was first observed by Dr. Wilson Philip "that there were some

frequently, and had a eold skin and pallid countenance. The pulse

occasionally sponge him off with dilute alcohol. If shod

cause of the disease is of physical origin; and the recoveries are

hart Clarke for his inspection. From the post-mortem appearances,

With regard to the first of these, the Committee is of opinion

voluntarily throw himself into it. An instance is given by St. Augustine

tions ; from certain atmospheres ; and, lastly, from blood poisoning,

derson recommends the application of ice-cold to the spine during the first

have existed. These cases are full of interest, and demand the most

93). Of course this can only hold good with respect to the pretubercular