Usage examples for Tumors

  1. Irritation caused by tumors in the brain may produce inflammation. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  2. Wheat grass and clay poultices were applied to her tumors three times a day. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  3. Small, external tumors may be removed by an operation. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  4. Certain tumors of the thymus, presumably destructive of the gland substance proper, and thus cutting off its secretion, are accompanied by a singular muscle weakness and atrophy of the muscle cells, entirely out of proportion to the general damage suffered by the other cells of the body when affected by the poison of a malignant growth. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  5. When the tumors are external and attached to soft parts only, an early removal may lead to recovery. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  6. Thus you have a beginning for abnormal growths of womb, kidneys and all lymphatics of liver, kidneys, spleen, pancreas, and all tumors of abdomen. – Philosophy of Osteopathy by Andrew T. Still
  7. Proper poise prolongs life because pressure on certain organs is evenly distributed and no strain is placed on any particular muscles to cause abscesses or tumors, etc. – The Colored Girl Beautiful by E. Azalia Hackley
  8. Cases are recorded where bony tumors have been found in the brain of cattle that died suddenly, but during life no signs of disease were manifested. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  9. Parasitic tumors, like loathsome black ulcers, swelled abundantly on the roofs. – The Missourian by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
  10. Dr. Long had told Mr. Venable that he would charge little or nothing for removing the tumors under the influence of ether. – Stories Of Georgia 1896 by Joel Chandler Harris
  11. In fact, every student of medicine is expected to state this in his examination papers as part of the definition of malignant tumors. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  12. For having, as it seems, both his legs full of great tumors, and disliking the deformity, he determined to put himself into the hands of an operator; when, without being tied, he stretched out one of his legs, and silently, without changing countenance, endured most excessive torments in the cutting, never either flinching or complaining; but when the surgeon went to the other, he declined to have it done, saying, " I see the cure is not worth the pain." – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  13. Shoulders and hips should be smooth, well covered, and free from tumors or sores. – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  14. People abstained from all kinds of fish because some species were dangerous, that is to say, inhabited by evil spirits, and the tumors sent by the Syrian goddess were merely the edemas caused by the poisoning. – The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism by Franz Cumont
  15. Tumors, sudden swellings due to inflammatory rheumatism or the bites of insects, are especially open to suspicion. – The Conjure Woman by Charles W. Chesnutt
  16. Tumors possess no physiological function. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler