Usage examples for Ulcers

  1. It might as well be assumed that the poor people who insist on showing appalling ulcers to district visitors are convinced hygienists, or that the curiosity which sometimes welcomes such exhibitions is a pleasant and creditable one. – Bernard Shaw's Preface to Major Barbara by George Bernard Shaw
  2. Many men died from these malignant ulcers, which in some cases entirely destroyed the foot. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  3. How pitilessly they had eaten through bleeding ulcers to the bone! – Familiar Spanish Travels by W. D. Howells
  4. In the second volume he had given an interesting article on the use of the roller bandage in the treatment of ulcers, contusions, lacerations, effusions, etc. – The History of the Medical Department of Transylvania University by Robert Peter
  5. Of ulcers of all kinds Chauliac writes from a knowledge evidently derived from experience. – Education: How Old The New by James J. Walsh
  6. The green leaves make a capital application for ulcers of the legs. – Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure by William Thomas Fernie
  7. There may also be ulcers of the intestines, from which many bacilli escape with the feces. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  8. Napoleon went through the hospitals, and at once breathed hope into the sufferers, and rebuked the cowardice of their attendants, by squeezing and relieving with his own hand the foul ulcers which no one had dared to touch. – The History of Napoleon Buonaparte by John Gibson Lockhart
  9. When the lens becomes opaque, from change in old age, or from ulcers or wounds, we have the disease known as cataract. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  10. She nursed the sufferers and washed their ulcers and wounds. – A Short History of Monks and Monasteries by Alfred Wesley Wishart
  11. This inflammation, which quickly develops into ulcers, is one of the principal and most frequently observed lesions. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  12. He loved and worshipped Marat, who, sick and fevered, his veins on fire, eaten up by ulcers, was wearing out the last remnants of his strength in the service of the Republic, and in his own poor house, closed to no man, welcomed him with open arms, conversed eagerly with him of public affairs, questioned him sometimes on the machinations of evil- doers. – The Gods are Athirst by Anatole France
  13. 389 And for the cure of ulcers, 390 Cavalry, Albanian irregular, i. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  14. All acute reactions represent increased activity of vital force, resulting in feverish and inflammatory conditions, accompanied by pain, redness, swelling, high temperature, rapid pulse, catarrhal discharges, skin eruptions, boils, ulcers, etc. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  15. As a rule they heal quickly after incision and drainage, but when they are allowed to burst, tedious superficial ulcers may form. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  16. One bare shoulder and arm was covered with festering ulcers. – The Portal of Dreams by Charles Neville Buck
  17. As to myself, nobody can doubt my gratification, when I had every day an opportunity of seeing my revenge protracted on the body of my adversary, by the ulcers of which I had been the cause; and, indeed, I not only enjoyed the satisfaction of having flea'd him alive, but another also which I had not foreseen. – The Adventures of Roderick Random by Tobias Smollett
  18. The disease was in his right leg, which was almost as thick as his body, covered with ulcers, and the distended veins stood out like whipcords. – Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. I. by John L. Stephens
  19. In four days after the last report, most of the eschars had separated from the smallest ulcers leaving the parts healed. – An Essay on the Application of the Lunar Caustic in the Cure of Certain Wounds and Ulcers by John Higginbottom