The "foetor Judaiicus" must be noticeable also to have deserved the term.
Some had foetor of the breath as an early symptom, but others had it not.
He adds, from some other source of information, that children had generally clammy sweats upon them, with foetor of the breath.
fetor fe·tor (fē'tər, -tôr')
A very offensive odor.