Author: Jan Scholten
663.41.12 Paronychia illecebroides, Paronychia illecebrum
Names: Paronychia illecebroides is an unresolved name.
Name: Tiangius Pepetla.
English: Sanguinaria of Cuba.
Botany: grass, trailing stem has branches, oblong pale green leaves and capitate flowers.
Content: saponine (C32H54O18), triterpenic saponosides, coumarines and flavonides.
Source: Julian; Manuel de Legarreta.
Feeling: two personalities contradicting and arguing about their illness.
Sweat: copious, excoriating, smelling of curdled milk; groin, armpits.
Desire: water, ice cold.
Sleep: sleepy, half-awake state.
Physical: < motion, < slightest effort; poisoning of the nursing child.
Energy: weak, weary, sleepy, < lying on his side.
Fever: high; typhoid, dry, oppressive heat, > uncovering; typhus, paratyphus.
Nervous: encephalitis, epidemic, eruptive juvenile diseases.
Head: pain, violent, compressing of iron helmet; temples; scalp painful, << combing; brain feels empty.
Eyes: look sad; bloodshot, red, tearful; conjunctivitis; eyelids heavy, burning, > refreshing; blepharitis.
Ears: inflammation, congestive; left; discharge hot, excoriating, forming bleeding crusts; mastoiditis; outer ear hot, painful; auditory canal dry; hearing rush of water, << moving head.
Nose: rhinitis, blocked by crusts; ozaena; nosebleed; sinusitis; smell lost.
Mouth: dry; tongue rough, pasty, yellow-white coating; taste copper; saliva thick, dark yellow; teeth covered with thick, yellow tartar; cracks at the corners of the lips; lips chapped; breath foetid, putrid, nauseating.
Lungs: dyspnoea; crepitant rales, pneumonia, bronchial; abscess; gangrene; pleurisy; cough, painful; expectoration abundant, frothy, rusty, blood-streaked, very difficult.
Heart: myocarditis; pericarditis; pulse violent, full, pounding, resounds in ear.
Stomach: acrid, burning; belching air, food; acute gastritis; nausea; vomiting << cough, << drinking.
Chest: pain, shooting, left intercostals, < changing position.
Abdomen: rumbling in the right iliac cavity; gas difficult to expel; acute inflammation of the gall bladder and biliary passages; sub-phrenic abscess; chronic appendicitis.
Rectum: haemorrhage; anus burning, trickling, excoriation; stool involuntary, foetid; diarrhoea, greenish, smelling of sour milk.
Urinary: acute glomerulonephritis; urine dark, bloody, copious; urination burning, with ineffectual straining, involuntary.
Male: prostate congestion, adenoma.
Female: endometritis; menorrhagia, metrorrhagia << menopause; cancer.
Skin: purpurea, rheumatoid, hyperglobulinemic, infectious; petechiae, backs of hands; pressure sores.
DD: Anacardium, Anthracinum, Arsenicum, Baptisia, Quillaya, Senega, Struthium.