Usage examples for inflammation

  1. Though all this happened when he was only twenty- six, he lived to write an account of his adventures when he was seventy- four for the pleasure and instruction of posterity; and he only expired for the last time at the ripe age of eighty, from an inflammation of the lungs caught by making love to a young woman underneath her window during a hard frost. – The Story of Rouen by Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
  2. And then I was always getting these attacks of inflammation, or whatever the confounded thing is. – The Gadfly by E. L. Voynich
  3. Dr. Almquist's report enumerates only a few serious maladies, all successfully cured, among which may be mentioned stomach colds and slight cases of inflammation of the lungs, but not a single case of that insidious disease, scurvy, which formerly raged in such a frightful way among the crews in all long voyages, and which is still wont to gather so many victims from among Polar travellers. – The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II by A.E. Nordenskieold
  4. We find inflammation described by most old school authors as disease, and they treat it as such. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  5. In chronic diseases, especially those of the lungs, where there is no inflammation, a change of air is much to be recommended. – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  6. I've learned so much inflammation that it will be months before there's any space for any more to sink in. – Heart of Gold by Ruth Alberta Brown
  7. Inflammation of the lungs set in; from the first her case was serious, and soon- the doctor told me- hopeless. – Artists' Wives by Alphonse Daudet
  8. If I can keep off inflammation for the next six weeks I trust I shall do very well. – Letters of John Keats to His Family and Friends by John Keats
  9. And hence it appears, that the Pleurisy is really an Inflammation of the Lungs, accompanied with acute Pain. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot
  10. The inflammation is reduced, the wound cleaned, and blood poisoning is averted. – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller
  11. The inflammation and swelling were still less. – An Essay on the Application of the Lunar Caustic in the Cure of Certain Wounds and Ulcers by John Higginbottom
  12. Bowels change from cold to hot, even to 104, at which time all symptoms point to inflammation of the bowels. – Philosophy of Osteopathy by Andrew T. Still
  13. We might continue this article to an indefinite length; but as we shall, in the following pages, have occasion to refer to the use of the lancet as a destructive agent, we conclude it with the following remarks of an English physician: Our most valuable remedies against inflammation are but ill adapted for curing that state of disease. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  14. To add to his misery, he had caught violent inflammation in his eyes. – Rataplan by Ellen Velvin
  15. But the diagnosis at present seems to show an inflammation of the ego. – Definitions by Henry Seidel Canby
  16. Inflammation of the Lungs usually begins with a chill and is followed by a high fever. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek