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HYDRASTIS CANADENSIS

(hydr)

GOLDEN SEAL RANUNCIDACECA

For debilitated persons, with viscid mucous discharges.

Cachectic or malignant dyscrasia, with marked derangement of gastric and hepatic functions; broken down by excessive use of alcohol.

Cancer: hard, adherent; skin mottled, puckered; pains knife-like, sharp, cutting; nipple retracted.

Nursing sore mouth; tongue large, shows imprint of teeth.

Leucorrhoea: ropy, thick, viscid, yellow; hanging _ from os in long strings (Kali bi.) ; pruritus.

Profuse discharge of thick, yellow, stringy mucus from nasal passages (Cor. r.).

Hawks yellow, viscid mucus from posterior nares and fauces; ulceration, after mercury or chlorate of potash; syphilitic angina.