- morphine addiction
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Examples from the Web for morphinism
Wetterstrand alone cured 37 of 51 cases of morphinism by hypnosis.Essays In Pastoral Medicine
Her jaw had dropped, as it almost always does in advanced cases of morphinism, and her lower limbs were useless.Pietro Ghisleri
F. (Francis) Marion Crawford
The evils of morphinism are even greater than those of alcoholism, and their transmission no less sure.What a Young Woman Ought to Know
- Addiction to morphine.
- A diseased condition caused by habitual or addictive use of morphine.
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