Author: Cyrus Boger
Robust habit. Sudden, violently acute, painful effects, a big storm that soon blows over. Tension. Congestion; often apoplectic. Excited nervous and vascular systems. Inflammation. Congestion to head and chest: acute. Inflammation: internal; rheumatic. Bright red haemorrhage (Bell.). Acute senses. Sticking, tearing pains. Parts feel numb, big, burn, tingle, prickle or crawl; remain sore or numb after the pains. Neuralgia. Crepitation. Painfully sore externally, with internal heaviness. Collapse.
TERROR. ANXIETY. AGONIZING FEAR; of death, crowds, etc. RESTLESS, excited, nervous, feverish, impatient and anxious. Beside himself; frantic from intensity of the pain; WITH FEAR; screams, moans, gnaw the fist, bites the nails (Ars.), wants to die. Delirium. Convulsions. Forebodings; predicts time of death. Sensitive. Music saddens. Anxiety, congestion and pain. Head heavy. As of a hot band about head, or boiling heat in brain. Hair seems on end. Violent squeezing or bursting, in forehead or eyes; crackling in, throbs in left forehead (r. Ant-t. Bell. Ign.); aches, with more urine; burning in. Shooting in eyeballs. Numb nose; with epistaxis (Bell. Med.). Nose runs hot water. Coryza. ANXIOUS LOOK (Spo.). Eyes glitter; stare; bleared; foreign bodies in. Hot, red cheeks. Face: ghastly look; alternately red and pale; one cheek red and hot, other pale and cold. Face pales on rising. Faintness. Toothache. Throbbing in teeth and in head. Everything tastes bitter. Water has a bad taste. Chokes on swallowing. BURNING THIRST; craves acids, beer; < after ices. Appetite: milk agrees. Projectile vomiting (Ver-v.). Violent bilious or bloody vomitus. Stools of pure blood; slimy, grass green, or white; < hot days and cold nights (Dul. Merc-c.). Dysentery. Itching, sticking at anus. Retained, scanty, red or bloody urine. Agonizing dysuria. Cystitis. Urethral chill. Orchitis. Suddenly suppressed menses. Respiration short; during sleep; anxious; hard; sits erect. Dry, hoarse, painful cough, or short, barking, ringing, or whistling cough, < from every inspiration. Grasps larynx; < night or drinking. Laryngitis. Croup with fever. Violent rushes of blood to chest. Pneumonia. Stitches in chest. Oppression of left chest. Pleurisy. Heart feels swelled. Carditis. Complaints of heart worse from sitting erect. Palpitation, anxious; with pain down left arm. Red finger-tips. Powerless legs. Red, shining swelling. DRY, HOT SKIN, or as if ice water on it. Miliary eruptions. Sleepless and nervous. Pulse fast, bounding, shaking, forcible and tumultuous or wiry. Pulse very irritable. Arterial tension (Ver-v.). CHILL; in waves; alternates with heat. HIGH FEVER. Dry, burning heat; in eyelids; nose, mouth, throat, lungs; on palms; must uncover. Sweat: on uncovered parts; wants covers; drenching. Back and sacrum feel bruised. Remote effects of fright (OP.). Cries out and grasps genitals.
Region: MIND, Brain; NERVES, Medulla; Sympathetic; Vagus; Respiratory centre; HEART, Arterial; Circulation; Viscera, Larynx; Chest; Abdomen; Joints.
Worse: Violent emotions: FRIGHT; SHOCK; Vexation; Sleeping in sun; Chilled by: COLD, dry winds; While sweating; Pressure and touch; Noise; Light; Dentition; During menses; Night, in bed, P;M; lying on side.
Better: Open air; Repose; Warm sweat.