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Origin of phthisis
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Example sentences from the Web for phthisis
Of the 141 cases under notice, I only know of three who have died, and all of then of phthisis pulmonalis.A Statistical Inquiry Into the Nature and Treatment of Epilepsy|Alexander Hughes Bennett
It is, perhaps, most clearly seen in such physical diseases as phthisis, to which one-seventh of all the pauperism is due.English Poor Law Policy|Sidney Webb
They seem to have been quite expert in their knowledge of phthisis.Old-Time Makers of Medicine|James J. Walsh
Irritation of the lungs; probably, indeed most certainly, incipient phthisis.
I have elsewhere stated that, twenty-three years ago, I had incipient phthisis.