A Rare Cause of Uncontrollable Vomiting

1875 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
which registered 122°was specially provided. The temperature was ordinarily taken in the axilla, but was also taken in the rectum and between the thighs. The records of the case show that the observations were made in the most careful manner, and that there was no possibility of error arising from the use of hot-water bottles or from deception. The urine was passed with difficulty in hot towels and appeared almost a mass of lithates. The menses, which appeared once after the accident, were
more » ... accident, were suppressed until January 20th. When tho thermometrical readings were highest, the hands, feet, and forehead were icy cold, and the patient remarked that she felt as if her blood was on lire.
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