And behold, there was before him a certain man that had the dropsy.
He lived until August 1782, and without any return of the dropsy.
As every druggist knows, dropsy has been one of the incurable diseases when caused either from heart, liver or kidney trouble.
Jaundice, dropsy, and great hardness in the region of the liver.
It says: "Dilatation leads to dropsy, shortness of breath and blueness of the face."
Under this name I also include the dropsy of the pericardium.
The ashes are also mixed in an infusion of ginger and given internally in dropsy.
This however is not the case in respect to the dropsy of the ovarium, or in the hydrocele.
The malady, which might be called a dropsy of the wing, carried off the insect the day after its exclusion.
Jaundice, and dropsy of the belly and limbs, and finally of every cavity in the body.
dropsy drop·sy (drŏp'sē)
Edema. No longer in technical use.
mentioned only in Luke 14:2. The man afflicted with it was cured by Christ on the Sabbath.