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X. The urine that was passed was copious, not in proportion to, but far exceeding, the drink administered. Yet the urine too that was passed showed a great malignancy. For it had neither the proper consistency, nor coction, nor cleansing powers ; it signified for most patients wasting, trouble,1 pains, and absence of crisis.

1 Probably "disordered bowels," a common meaning of ταραχὴ in the Corpus.

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