Usage examples for lesions

  1. " Internal lesions are serious things, and often one cannot detect them. – Maria Chapdelaine A Tale of the Lake St. John Country by Louis Hemon
  2. We have seen that all the essential phenomena of disease concern only the living substance- the protoplasm- of the plant, and that however complex the symptoms of disease may be, the occurrence of discolorations, lesions, hypertrophies, and so forth are all secondary matters subsidiary to the fundamental alterations of structure and function constituting the disease. – Disease in Plants by H. Marshall Ward
  3. Are you not the author of a monograph upon obscure nervous lesions? – Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  4. The differences in the symptoms and lesions of the various infectious diseases are due to differences in the respective organisms causing them. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  5. These lesions have also been produced during labour. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  6. I have no doubt you will find, as time goes on, increasing evidence of renal change, but this is rather a coincidence and consequence than a cause, though no doubt when the renal change has reached a certain point, it becomes in its own way a factor of other lesions. – Memoir of John Lothrop Motley, Complete by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Last Updated: February 6, 2009
  7. Very rarely tuberculous lesions have been observed in the bones and muscles of the body. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  8. Symptomatology is very wide and wise in putting this and that together and giving it names, but fails to give the cause of all these abdominal lesions. – Philosophy of Osteopathy by Andrew T. Still
  9. In most cases, the existing spinal lesions are themselves the result of other primary disease conditions which must be removed before the bony lesions will remain corrected. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  10. Any organ showing evidence of tuberculous lesions is obviously not to be passed as food. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  11. The principal lesions of chronic pneumonia, after having been the subject of much disputation, with conclusions now one way and now another in the intervening years, are at the present time recognized as being essentially due to the pathological processes Corrigan originally pointed out. – Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh
  12. What is more rational and sensible: the endeavor to produce immunity to disease by making the human body the breeding ground for all sorts of antibacteria and antipoisons, or to create natural immunity by building up the blood on a normal basis, purifying the body of morbid matter and poisons, correcting mechanical lesions and by cultivating the right mental attitude? – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  13. They regulate the diet and habits of living on a natural basis, promote elimination, teach correct breathing and wholesome exercise, correct the mechanical lesions of the spine, establish the right mental and emotional attitude and, in so far as they succeed in doing this, they build health and diminish the possibility of disease. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  14. There are men and women who have very serious lesions, from which much pain might be expected, who complain very little. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  15. Although any of the subsidiary signs may occur in lesions other than dislocations, due weight must be given to them in making a diagnosis. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  16. The description which we have given of the disorders produced in the different functions by the operation of the typhus, may easily suggest what must be the lesions exhibited by the organs of the body. – On the cattle plague: or, Contagious typhus in horned cattle. Its history, origin, description, and treatment by Honoré Bourguignon
  17. Careful autopsies reveal, however, that very few even of those who did not die directly from tuberculosis fail to show tuberculous lesions, usually healed and well shut off from the healthy tissues, in their bodies. – Health Through Will Power by James J. Walsh
  18. She remembered the great specialist speaking of lesions of the organic system, of a loss of brain cells. – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  19. In neither case, however, can the resulting mischief be closely compared with the lesions attending an attack of laminitis proper, a disease which appears to have an almost specific cause, and to run a course peculiarly its own. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks