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See Foes' Oeconomia, p. 148, where quotations are given which enable us to distinguish ἐρυς1ίπελας from φλεγμονή. Both exhibit swelling (ὄγκος) and heat (θερμας1ία), but whereas ἐρυς1ίπελας is superficial and yellowish, φλεγμονή is internal also and red.

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