Sentence Examples


  • The oxide has been given in epilepsy and chorea.
  • The demon theory of disease is still attested by some of our medical terms; epilepsy (Gr.
  • The one fact which the Lamarckians can produce in their favour is the account of experiments by Brown-Sequard, in which he produced epilepsy in guinea-pigs by section of the large nerves or spinal cord, and in the course of which he was led to believe that in a few rare instances the artificially produced epilepsy and mutilation of the nerves was transmitted.
  • Its most striking success is in epilepsy, for which it is the specific remedy.
  • It may be given in doses of from ten to fifty grains or more, and may be continued without ill effect for long periods in grave cases of epilepsy (grand mal).