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Those who work at it in a month or two catch the lead-colic.
In cases of Lead-colic there is generally a paralysis of the muscular fibre of a certain portion of the intestine.
Such is the pain produced by lead-colic, or by the passage of a gallstone or renal calculus.
- a symptom of lead poisoning characterized by intense abdominal painAlso called: painter's colic
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