intussusception. A. purgative, therefore, acts injuriously as a stim-

dropsy dull sounds are fixed and invariable in one place, whatever

dilatation, and valvular affections of the heart, in acute and subacute

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

ment on standing, which, in the absence of blood, consists of the contents

fifth year ; or, as a more general law, the disease occurs from infancy

2. Malta. The sickness at this station is represented by 906 ad-

triere Hospital, and brought forward by Rogee and others as evidence of

tached in the serum, or of such consistence as to unite opposite

The disease is also sometimes associated with the development

cases of Craigie and Bennett in the sixty-fourth volume of the Edin.

of the heart, in place of jive or six, occur. The patient likewise is

for an indefinite length of time (Percy, Aitken, and others, see

have been referred to a suppression of the menses in the female, and

they are heard, as well as of intensity, and of a certain rhythm. The

moderate if it is desired merely to lessen the frequency and force of

(g.) Fibrous deposits ; (h.) Altered dimensions, as dilatations, contrac-

of ether is the best possible way of making ether vapour. Again,

organs, of slow and insidious development, most difficult to detect

pentine is similarly mixed with the yolk of an egg, and half a pint

apparently complicated process is obtained. The several steps are needed

it may be necessary to touch them with sulphate of copper, or ni-

trollable and proper, the cure may be considered complete (Buck-

the kidney in Bright s disease and mellituria — of the sediments in the

tinctly appreciated if the average distance- between them was only 3 ' 3 of

most useful is tannic acid in doses of one to three grains two or

of her future offspring. Esquirol observed that during the French

the blood. Once dropsy has supervened, life can with difficulty be

living in common domicile — as in workhouses, convict prisons, schools,

pump in exceptional cases, when food is persistently refused.

cific gravity of the gray and id kite matter of the brain, and of so ex-