The Therapeutics Of Facial And Sciatic Neuralgias; With Repertories And Clinical Cases

Paperback | February 7, 2012

byFrederick H. Lutze

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1898 Excerpt: ... SYMPTOMS OF NEURALGIA OF THE FACE. 1. ACONITE. Neuralgia of the trigeminus, left side, face red and hot; restlessness, anguish, rolling about, screaming. Supra-and infra-orbital neuralgia, pains intense, shooting, pressing, especially if in, or over, the left eye, brought on by exposure to cold dry winds, or sudden chilling of surface of the body when overheated. Drawing and pressure in cheeks, in upper jaw, and forehead, increasing gradually in intensity. Pains tingling, remittent and shifting, continued later very intense, with ansesthesia. Sharp shooting, along the nerve, drawing, tense, involving ear and parts about it; pulsating, numb, or heavy feeling and swollen; pulse small and rapid, anguish, fear of death; noise startles him and is unbearable. The pains often begin with a slight itching, tingling, creeping and crawling; stitches and tingling here and there; pressure and shooting pains in eye balls. Neuralgia with congestions from dry cold air or checked perspiration. Neuralgia of upper and lower extremities; sciatica. Aggr. At night, from cold, motion and noise. When a patient can give no symptoms for the selection of the homoeopathic remedy--"Aconite" will often relieve his intense suffering for a time, and thus enable him the better to observe his symptoms, whereby to select the curative remedy. Magnes. phos. is reported as having a similar action, and is called by some the homoeopathic morphia. Clinical. Case I. Mrs. T., set. 65 years, had for a number of weeks been suffering from neuralgia on the left--but also to some extent on the right side of the head and face; worse in left temple and about the left eye and ear. An old school doctor had dosed her with various drugs, but for the last three days had given her morphia, stating that it was th...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1898 Excerpt: ... SYMPTOMS OF NEURALGIA OF THE FACE. 1. ACONITE. Neuralgia of the trigeminus, left side, face red and hot; restlessness, anguish, ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:52 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.11 inPublished:February 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217300200

ISBN - 13:9780217300209

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