Usage examples for cutaneous

  1. He comes with props and palliatives; soothing some cutaneous irritation, or removing some foul condition. – Humanity in the City by E. H. Chapin
  2. A flock of fleecy animals, wasted by deficient food in dry and parched meadows, becomes attacked in due time by a parasitical cutaneous disease, known as the itch, which is enough, if not checked, to destroy the whole. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  3. As very little danger, however, attended these accidents, they only afforded subject for mirth at the time, and conversation at the end of the stage- except once, when the sleigh turned over so rapidly, that I was thrown with considerable force against the roof, which, being of a kind of slight framework, covered with painted canvas, offered but small opposition to my flight; my head, consequently, went quite through it, and my unfortunate nose was divested to rather an alarming extent of its cutaneous covering. – Hudson Bay by R.M. Ballantyne
  4. Irish disaffection is, after all, but skin- deep, said our friend the dean; it is a cutaneous malady, produced by external irritants. – Penelope's Irish Experiences by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  5. The right and left iliac muscles covered by the peritonaeum; the external cutaneous nerve is seen through the membrane. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  6. But I am not aware that there is a particle of proof that the cutaneous change thus effected can become hereditary, any more than that the enlarged livers, which plague our countrymen in India, can be transmitted;- while there is very strong evidence to the contrary. – Critiques and Addresses by Thomas Henry Huxley
  7. There were likewise medicinal waters, from which people troubled with cutaneous and scrofulous disorders found great benefit. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I. by Jacob Bryant
  8. You don't suppose Adam had the cutaneous unpleasantness politely called psora, do you? – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  9. The use of linen changes, shirts or shifts, in the room of sordid and filthy woollen, long worn next the skin, is a matter of neatness comparatively modern; but must prove a great means of preventing cutaneous ails. – The-Natural-History-of-Selborne by White, Gilbert
  10. This a useful anodyne application in irritable ulcers, painful hemorrhoids, and in cutaneous eruptions. – One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed by C. A. Bogardus
  11. A snowy beard covered the lower half of his face, drooping over his chest, but the puffy cheeks were visible, and their full purple hue betokened some cutaneous affection. – The Duke Decides by Headon Hill
  12. As I mean to employ Kantani's treatment- that is clysters of tannin and sub- cutaneous injection of a solution of common salt- my position will be worse than foolish; while I am busying myself over one patient, a dozen can fall ill and die. – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett