Origin of tenesmus
Examples from the Web for tenesmus
Of tenesmus I happened to hear of but a single instance, though the Laplanders eat so much cheese and drink water.Lachesis Lapponica|Carl von Linn
Tenesmus, a sense of weight and of a body present in the bowel, are experienced.
In diarrhœa there is no fever or tenesmus, or pain before the stools, as in dysentery.A Treatise on Sheep:|Ambrose Blacklock
The stools are pappy, or watery, profuse, offensive and followed by tenesmus.
If the disposition to tenesmus be troublesome, a small injection of starch and opium will afford relief.A System of Midwifery|Edward Rigby