Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

Hydriatic treatment of Scarlet Fever in its Different Forms

Cover image for

Download


Author: Charles Munde
Published: 1857
Language: English
Wordcount: 29,888 / 97 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 48.4
LoC Category: RC
Downloads: 728
Added to site: 2008.07.10
mnybks.net#: 21481
Origin: gutenberg.org

How to save, through a systematic application of the water-cure, many thousands of lives and healths, which now annually perish.Being the result of twenty-one years' experience, and of the treatment and cure of several hundred cases of eruptive fevers.

Show Excerpt

s, and finally disappears altogether.--Sometimes the rash fades or disappears too early, in which cases, usually, the internal symptoms increase, the brain and spine become affected, and the situation of the patient becomes critical.

6. PERIOD OF DESQUAMATION, OR PEELING-OFF.

About the sixth or seventh day, the epidermis, or cuticle of the skin begins to peal off, commencing in those places which first became the seat of the rash, and gradually continuing all over the body. In such parts as are covered with a thin delicate cuticle (as the face, breast, &c.) the cuticle comes off in small dry scurfs; in such parts as are covered with a thicker epidermis, in large flakes. There have been instances of almost complete gloves and slippers coming away from patients' hands and feet.--The fever subsides entirely, and so does the inflammation of the throat and mouth, which become moist again. Also the epithelia, or the delicate cuticles of the mucous membranes, which have been affected by the disease

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Matt Ryan
Since releasing his first book in February 2015, Matt Ryan has published ten books, including the bestselling Preston Six series. His fans were thrilled when he announced his second series, the Alchemist Academy, which takes place in the same world. Today Ryan reveals why he created such an unique magic system for this series, why the teachers at the Academy are so ruthless and how Allie's character came to be.
Read full interview...