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Brunonian System, a system which regards and treats diseases as due to defective or excessive excitation, as sthenic or asthenic.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
These latter were to be used in sthenic, the others in asthenic disorders.
By the asthenic and emaciated general condition and the peculiar puffy, spongy state of the gums.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
The convulsion caused by Strychnia is tonic; that by Hydrocyanic acid, asthenic.
To those who walk or stand in this fashion, let it be known that this is the “habitus enteroptoticus,” or asthenic droop.How to Live|Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk