Sentence Examples


  • Rhazes is deservedly remembered as having first described small-pox and measles in an accurate manner.
  • Small-pox and measles) unknown or imperfectly known to the Greeks; the only real advance was in pharmacy and the therapeutical use of drugs.
  • It is on clinical grounds that beriberi, scarlet fever, measles, &c., are recognized as belonging to the same class, and evolving in phases which differ not in intimate nature but in the more superficial and inessential characters of time, rate and polymorphism; and the impression is gaining strength that acute rheumatism belongs to the group of the infections, certain sore throats, chorea and other apparently distinct maladies being terms of this series.
  • Typhoid, pneumonia, tuberculosis, measles and scarlatina, and influenza are the commonest illnesses.
  • It brought us a measles vaccine, a rubella vaccine, a mumps vaccine, and a heart transplant.

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