Another woman, after a miscarriage about the
fifth month, the wife of Hicetas, was seized with
fever. At the beginning she had alternations of
coma and sleeplessness ; pain in the loins ; heaviness
in the head.
Bowels disordered with scanty, thin
stools, which at first were uncompounded.
Stools more copious and worse ; no
sleep at night.
Delirium ; fears ; depression. Squinting
of the right eye ; slight cold sweat about the
head ; extremities cold.
General exacerbation ; much wandering,
with rapid recovery of reason ; no thirst ; no
sleep ; stools copious and unfavourable throughout ;
urine scanty, thin and blackish ; extremities cold
and rather livid.