Sentence Examples

  • Soon after the expedition started he was prostrated by rheumatic gout, and the actual command devolved upon General Richard Montgomery.
  • The mode of their administration in rheumatic fever is of the utmost importance.
  • The town has a spa, whose waters are efficacious in rheumatic affections and diseases of the skin.
  • The drug is not a true specific, as quinine is for malaria, since it rarely, if ever, prevents the cardiac damage usually done by rheumatic fever; but it entirely removes the agonizing pain, shortly after its administration, and, an hour or two later, brings down the temperature to normal.
  • In rheumatic hyperpyrexia, where the poison has attacked the central nervous system, salicylates almost always fail.