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These lasteal and lymphatic vessels are furnished with numerous valves to
prevent the return of the fluids, which they ... in glands, called lymphatic glands,
and may hence be considered as long necks or mouths belonging to these
Thus by the action of vomiting, in which the natural exertion of the motions of the
stomach are destroyed or diminished, an increased absorption of the pulmonary
and cellular lymphatics is produced, as is known by the increased absorption of ...
... in the nutshell the sweet kernel is converted into a bitter powder, While the
power of absorption in the roots and barks of vegetables is excited into action by
the fluids applied to their mouths like the lacteals and lymphatics of animals. 2.
In others the lymphatic system is affected with paralysis, and dropsy is the
consequence. In some inebriates the torpor of the liver produces pain without
apparent scirrhus, or gall-stones, or inflammation, or consequent gout, and in
... as it cannot be traced along the course of the lymphatics from the wound, nor is
there any swelling of the lymphatic glands, nor does any fever attend, as occurs
in the smallpox,. In Oo 38o REPETITION SECT, XXII, 3.3.
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Written by the grandfather of Charles Darwin, this book is a masterful treatise on the medical disorders and how to treat them. Primarily of interest to people who are interested in the period ... Read full review