Origin of cachexia
OTHER WORDS FROM cachexiaca·chec·tic [kuh-kek-tik], /kəˈkɛk tɪk/, ca·chec·ti·cal, ca·chex·ic, adjective
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How to use cachexia in a sentence
He was of that peculiar temperament which indicates a scrofulous cachexia.Report on Surgery to the Santa Clara County Medical Society|Joseph Bradford Cox
The Cachexia Africana, like other spanœmic states of the system, may run into Phthisis, or become complicated with it.
The enlarged spleen of repeated agues, or of the malarial cachexia, is commonly known as the ague-cake.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2)|Charles Creighton
Malaria, if severe, may interrupt gestation through fever or cachexia.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation|Austin O'Malley
Clinically it is recognized by the occurrence after pregnancy of violent haemorrhages, progressive cachexia and fever with rigors.