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LAPIS ALBUS

(lap-a)

(Silico-fluoridc of Calcium) Affections of glands, GOITRE, pre-ulcerative stage of carcinoma. Burning, stinging pain in breast, stomach, and uterus. Connective tissue about glands specially affected. Fat anaemic babies with Iodine appetite. Ravenous appetite. Remarkably successful in scrofulous affections, except in malarial cases. UTERINE CARCINOMA. Fibroid tumors with INTENSE BURNING pains through the part with PROFUSE HEMORRHAGE. Glands have a certain elasticity and pliability about them rather than the stony hardness of CALC. FLUOR. and CISTUS.

Ears
Otitis media suppurativa. Where Silica is indicated progress is hastened by LAPIS (Bellows).

Chest
Persistent pains in mammary region. Glandular hardening.

Skin
Scrofulous abscesses and sores. Enlargement and induration of glands, ESPECIALLY CERVICAL. Lipoma, sarcoma, carcinoma. Pruritus.

Relationship
Compare: SILICA.; BADIAGA; ARS. IOD.; CALC. IOD.; CON.; KAL. IOD.; ASTERIAS.

Dose
First to sixth potency.