Origin of tertian
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Historical Examples of tertian
If this fever did not leave him, he must try blood-letting on himself, as though in a tertian.Dreamers of the Ghetto
I have a tertian fever, which seized me after the fete at Vaux.The Man in the Iron Mask
Alexandre Dumas, Pere
He was seized with a slow fever, which changed into a tertian ague.
This is the cycle, as described by Golgi, of the tertian and quartan parasite.
Sometimes the fever simulated a quotidian, sometimes a tertian.A History of Epidemics in Britain, Volume II (of 2)