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how would he be trembling for fear he had got the pox, for fear a dart had struck through his liver, and hate himself every time he looked back upon the madness and brutality of his debauch
He found the liver considerably enlarged, and the digestive powers weakened, while the course of mineral waters had been quite without effect.
He scarcely knew a single soul in the metropolis: and were it not for his doctor, and the society of his blue-pill, and his liver complaint, he must have died of loneliness.
Gollop, when he came to inquire about the liver and the blue-pill.
At eight o'clock, the shelves being taken down and put away and the tables joined together, everybody sat down to the tea, coffee, bread, butter, salmon, shad, liver, steak, potatoes, pickles, ham, chops, black-puddings, and sausages, all over again.
Oh, my lungs and liver, will you go for threepence?
Though his long slim legs, supporting a lank body, and his pallid skin, were not indicative of health, Monsieur de Valois ate like an ogre and declared he had a malady called in the provinces "hot liver," perhaps to excuse his monstrous appetite.
If his liver "heated," to use an old-fashioned word, his heart was not less inflammable.
The clerk took the patient into one of the inner rooms; they were smaller, and each had a couch in it covered with black horse-hair: he asked his patient a variety of questions, examined his lungs, his heart, and his liver, made notes of fact on the hospital letter, formed in his own mind some idea of the diagnosis, and then waited for Dr.
Knowest thou not, thou whelp of darkness and father of disordered livers," cried the Fogy, "that water will cause grass to spring up here, and trees, and possibly even flowers?
If Payton gets a new liver, the chances of his body accepting it are 88 percent, based on national averages, and the chance of long-term survival is ``very promising,'' Lagattuta said.
To help meet this goal, the Tox/Path team has designed a series of studies to elicit different responses within the liver to determine whether DGE can distinguish specific pathological processes.