Origin of tenesmus
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How to use tenesmus in a sentence
This is called tenesmus, and the straining from it has frequently produced abortion.
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
To be used in alvine fluxes, to allay the irritation which occasions constant tenesmus.Mrs. Hale's Receipts for the Million|Sarah Josepha Hale
A discharge of blood and mucus from the intestines attended with tenesmus.
In half an hour there was abdominal pain, diarrhœa, and tenesmus, and frequent painful micturition.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth