Criton, in Thasus, while still on foot, and going about, was
seized with a violent pain in the great toe; he took to bed the same
day, had rigors and nausea, recovered his heat slightly, at night
was delirious. On the second, swelling of the whole foot, and about
the ankle erythema, with distention, and small bullae (phlyctaenae);
acute fever; he became furiously deranged; alvine discharges bilious,
unmixed, and rather frequent. He died on the second day from the commencement.