XLIII. Nutriment of bones after breaking ; for
the nostril, twice five ; for jaw, collar-bone and ribs,
twice this ; for the fore-arm, thrice ; for the leg and
upper-arm, four times ; for the thigh, five times ;
there may be, however, in these a little more or less.
Hippocrates Collected Works I. Hippocrates. W. H. S. Jones. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. 1868.
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