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lead colic

[ led ]

noun

, Pathology.


lead colic

/ lɛd /

noun

  1. a symptom of lead poisoning characterized by intense abdominal pain Also calledpainter's colic


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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.

Used by glassfuls in lead colic, or after poisoning by lead.

There are also special symptoms, one of the most prominent of which is often lead colic.

Those who work at it in a month or two catch the lead-colic.

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