Author: Jan Scholten
664.63.13 Ledum palustre
Hard working, independent, has his own business.
Aversion to friends, company, avoids the sight of people, difficult communication; refuses to answer.
Hatred for fellow beings, men; misanthropy; lives in a private world.
Delusions: spectres, ghosts.
Fear: disease, death.
Aversion to laughing.
Anger, vehement; rage; out of humour; morose, peevish; dissatisfied.
Orderly, follows rules, fastidious.
Somatising; emotions are registered as something strange, not straight forward, in body.
Hurt, deep, betrayed in his belief; rancour.
Trying to correct situation.
Dreams: humiliation, shameful, vexatious.
Dreams: changes from place to place, from one subject to another.
Dreams: agitated, anxious; frightful; exhausting; misfortunes, bad luck; troubles; accidents; murder, violence; teeth being pulled out.
Dreams: pursued by wild animals.
Dreams: amorous, voluptuous, lascivious, carousing.
Dreams: vivid, fantastic, confused.
Sensation: sticking, tearing, throbbing.
Weather: chilly !, lack heat, < heat of bed; > only feet in ice-water.
Time: < 9 pm, < at night.
Food: < abuse alcohol; < colchicum.
Physical: = motion; < head covered; > lying on face; < false steps; < injury of head, < tetanus vaccinations; <<< punctured wounds, sharp-pointed instruments, bites.
General: emaciation of affected parts.
Fever: sensation as of cold water over parts; general coldness with heat of face.
Nervous: tetanus with twitching of muscles near wound.
Vertigo: < walking, tendency to fall to one side.
Head: head pain, < false steps.
Eyes: aching; extravasation, ecchymosis, contusions, lids, conjunctiva, aqueous or vitreous, < iridectomy; cataract.
Face: red pimples, tubercles, forehead, cheeks, stinging < touched, < brandy drinkers; crusty eruption, nose, mouth.
Mouth: dry, retching with belching; musty taste; catarrh.
Nose: burning, nosebleed.
Throat: larynx tickling.
Lungs: cough, spasmodic, < motion of arms; whooping cough, spasmodic, double inspiration with sobbing; bloody expectoration, haemoptysis; dyspnoea, suffocative arrest of breathing; pain along trachea; bronchitis; emphysema of aged; respiration double, interrupted, jerking, paroxysmal, convulsive, spasmodic, difficult, < before cough, impeded, < cramps in hypogastrium.
Chest: oppressive constriction; hurts < touched.
Stomach: nausea, < spitting.
Rectum: anal fissures; haemorrhoid pain.
Limbs: gout, nodosities; pains shooting, ascending, foot, small joints; joints swollen, hot, pale, cracking, < warmth of bed; shoulder throbbing, pressing, right, < motion; ball of great toe swollen; ankles swollen; easy spraining; soles painful, < stepping; pain hands, > cold; pain finger, > cold; pain sciatic, < heat of bed; cold, << warmth of bed; stiffness morning, > cold bathing; orgasm of blood first toes; as if boiling in hip joints; bubbling sensation in hips; arthritis psoriatica; swelling, feet, up to knees, ankle with unbearable pain, < walking, as from a sprain or false step; ball of great toe swollen, painful; pain heels as if bruised; intense itching feet, ankles, < scratching, < warmth of bed.
Skin: acne on forehead, sticking pain; eczema face; itching of feet and ankles, < scratching, < warmth of bed; ecchymosis; discolouration after injuries; carbuncles; eruption like poison-oak; < stings of insects, mosquitos; injuries, wound, bites of rats, punctured wounds; eczema palms.