Usage examples for cutaneous

  1. Sadly I told them that I did not understand their manifold " diseases and torments," and that, if I did, I had no stock of medicines, and that in my own country the constant washing of clothes, and the constant application of water to the skin, accompanied by friction with clean cloths, would be much relied upon by doctors for the cure and prevention of similar cutaneous diseases. – Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)
  2. The only essential characteristics in common being that both were cutaneous and neither was contagious, excepting by innoculation by a wound or a cut. – The Leper in England: with some account of English lazar-houses by Robert Charles Hope
  3. 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
  4. Cutaneous sensibility was unimpaired: heat and cold readily distinguished. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  5. 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)
  6. 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
  7. He comes with props and palliatives; soothing some cutaneous irritation, or removing some foul condition. – Humanity in the City by E. H. Chapin
  8. 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
  9. I am inclined to believe, from sundry facts, that the number of the tents is scarcely under 20, 000. At all events, it seems ascertained that the Kalmuck population has remained stationary for the last sixty years, a fact which is owing to the ravages of disease, such as small- pox, and others of the cutaneous kind. – Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
  10. Apparently the ordinary infantile maladies, such as whooping- cough and measles, do not afflict the Ainos fatally; but the children suffer from a cutaneous affection, which wears off as they reach the age of ten or eleven years, as well as from severe toothache with their first teeth. – Unbeaten-Tracks-in-Japan by Bird, Isabella L. (Isabella Lucy)
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. The right and left iliac muscles covered by the peritonaeum; the external cutaneous nerve is seen through the membrane. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  16. 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
  17. His symptoms were cutaneous, I understand. – Round the Red Lamp Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life by Arthur Conan Doyle
  18. 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