Author: Jan Scholten
665.65.17 Jacaranda caucana
Names: Carroba; Jacaranda gualandai; Jacaranda gualanday; Jacaranda gualandai.
Source: S. Whittinghill, Eclectic Medical Journal concerning Jacaranda.
Inability to study.
Dullness, sluggishness, difficulty of thinking and comprehending.
Restlessness, nervousness, < night.
Sensation: nail; plug.
Time: 1, 3, 11 am, < 3 pm.
Infection: gonorrhoea; syphilis.
Vertigo: < raising the head after stooping, with momentary loss of sight and weight on the forehead.
Head: heavy; pain, as if a nail, forehead; pain as if a peg pressing vertically against the right side of the forehead; itching forehead, as from mosquitoes; pain, right temple as if from the simultaneous pressure of several blunt points.
Eyes: irritation, red, as if sand between the lids and the ball of the eye; pain, weary, irritation, suppuration, left eye, inner canthus; agglutination of the lids; excessive secretion of the meibomian glands; vision weak, momentary loss, < vertigo.
Ears: stoppage, heat, left ear, burning, digging pain, extending to left nostril; hearing noises, flapping, as if wings, of butterflies.
Nose: coryza; profuse watery discharge; violent sneezing.
Mouth: dryness lips, mouth and tongue.
Throat: sore, dry, constricted; pain, larynx, < reading, < laughing; swelling of the left tonsil; sore, redness and heat and vesicles on pharynx without swelling of tonsils; swallowing difficult.
Heart: pain, stitching, passing to the other side, as if he had two hearts; palpitation, < going up and down stairs; sharp pain, as if it were pocked with the finger; apex pain.
Stomach: nausea while eating; ulcers atonic.
Abdomen: as if the skin were gripped on the right side of the navel.
Rectum: diarrhoea, painless, dark mulberry colour; pain, lancinations, as if a large thorn were stuck into.
Urinary: urine copious.
Male: pain in the penis; blenorrhagia with a discharge which stains the linen a dirty yellow colour; chancroids; heat and pain in penis; painful erections; phimosis; prepuce painful and swollen; chordee; itching pimples on glans and prepuce; much weakness in glans; ! balanitis with pus under the foreskin.
Back: pain between the sacrum and coccyx, < night; weakness of lumbar region.
Limbs: arthitis, rheumatic, pain in right knee, > movement, < gonorrhoea, syphilis; wrist pain, stiff, weak, < ordinary labour, < morning, < motion, < dressing; muscles pain, tearing, bruised, < pressure, < sudden motion; right finger nails is painful as if bruised; thighs, pain, as if from dull thorns or straws, as if stiff dry moss, < walking
Skin: atonic ulcers; itching pimples on hands.