The sputa in fevers, not of an intermittent type, which [p. 329]are livid,
streaked with blood, and fetid, are all bad, it is favorable when
this evacuation, like the urinary and alvine, passes freely; and whenever
any discharge is suppressed and not purged off it is bad.
The Genuine Works of Hippocrates. Hippocrates. Charles Darwin Adams. New York. Dover. 1868.
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