Philistes in Thasos had for a long time pain in the
head, and at last fell into a state of stupor and took
to his bed. Heavy drinking having caused continuous
fevers the pain grew worse. At night he grew
hot at the first.
Vomited bilious matters, scanty, at
first yellow, afterwards increasing and of the colour
of verdigris ; solid motions from the bowels ; an
Deafness ; acute fever ; tension of
the right hypochondrium, which fell inwards. Urine
thin, transparent, with a small quantity of substance,
like semen, floating in it. About mid-day became
Convulsions ; exacerbation.
Died early in the morning.