The unpleasant smell of the alvine evacuations is assuredly a large element in the disgust these inspire.
The carriers of the typhoid poison are the alvine and possibly the cutaneous and other excretions.
It is impossible to fix any definite rule as a standard of health for the number and quantity of alvine evacuations.
The first alvine discharges after we received food, were, as Hearne remarks on a similar occasion, attended with excessive pain.
In stricture defecation is difficult and painful; in contraction the alvine discharges are painless.
The condition of the voluntary abdominal muscles is likewise a factor in the alvine process.
As a deodoriser, when the alvine evacuations are unusually fetid.
To be used in alvine fluxes, to allay the irritation which occasions constant tenesmus.
Common diarrhœa—purging, or scours—manifests itself simply by the copiousness and fluidity of the alvine evacuations.
There had been an alvine evacuation during the time in which he lay in the blankets.