an often fatal form of gastroenteritis occurring in infants, not of the same cause as cholera but having somewhat similar characteristics.
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How to use cholera infantum in a sentence
I never said I was sick or had the cholera infantum or anything of that sort.Steve P. Holcombe, the Converted Gambler | Rev. Gross Alexander
Acute indigestion is, as a general rule, the forerunner of cholera infantum.The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.) | Grant Hague
cholera infantum is one of the most dangerous, one of the most treacherous, and one of the quickest acting diseases of childhood.The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.) | Grant Hague
An infallible cure for cholera infantum, or summer complaints of children, and for all bowel complaints.The Ladies Book of Useful Information | Anonymous
They are a very useful remedy in cholera infantum, or the summer bowel complaint in children.A Guide to the Virginia Springs | John Jennings Moorman