In cases of poisoning the delirium may last for many hours or even days.
"Oh, how oppressive this continual delirium is," thought Prince Andrew, trying to drive that face from his imagination.
They had a fight in their delirium, and one was severely wounded.
But directly he was released from the rack he always withdrew the confessions uttered in the delirium of pain.
The headache is described as splitting; delirium is of the busy type, like delirium tremens.
When taken continuously the drug soon loses its power as a hypnotic. Its unpleasant taste usually prevents the formation of a paraldehyde habit, but it occasionally occurs with symptoms resembling delirium tremens.
He wore a greatcoat in midsummer, being affected with the trembling delirium, and his face was the color of carmine.
This resulted in an inflammation of the upper membrane of the brain, delirium and death.
In some cases nervous symptoms and delirium supervene.
Prince Andrew wished to return to that former world of pure thought, but he could not, and delirium drew him back into its domain.
Intoxication), chronic alcoholism, delirium tremens, and all the countless pathological changes - extending to every tissue but the bones, and especially marked in the nervous system - which alcohol produces.
Prayers were offered everywhere for his recovery, and the country was swept by a delirium of loyal enthusiasm, which conferred on him the title of Louis le bien aline'.
The conditions in which bromides are most frequently used are insomnia, epilepsy, whooping-cough, delirium tremens, asthma, migraine, laryngismus stridulus, the symptoms often attendant upon the climacteric in women, hysteria, neuralgia, certain nervous disorders of the heart, strychnine poisoning, nymphomania and spermatorrhoea.
Stimulants are those which lead to excitation of the mental faculties and in quantity may lead to delirium and incoherence.
The headache, deafness, ringing in the ears and even delirium of salicylism, are practically identical with the symptoms of cinchonism.
Further, he had the discernment to see that certain symptoms - such as convulsions and delirium, which were then commonly held always to indicate inflammation - were often really signs of weakness.
This has long been a debated matter, but it may now be stated, with considerable certainty, that the higher centres are incoordinately stimulated, a state closely resembling that of delirium tremens being induced.
The treatment of plague is still symptomatic. The points requiring most attention are the cerebral symptoms - headache, sleeplessness, delirium, &c. - and the state of the heart.
But the delirium which is common in fever, although it may be partly due to rise of temperature, is very often due to poisons in the blood, for in some cases it occurs with quite a low temperature, 101° or 102°, whereas in others the temperature rises to zoo° and 105° with no delirium whatever.
The presence of toxins in the blood not only affects the brain, causing delirium, but also other organs, the heart and lung, and may cause fatal syncope or respiratory failure.
Though he thought of everything, considered everything, and did everything the best of officers could do in his position, he was in a state akin to feverish delirium or drunkenness.
And his attention was suddenly carried into another world, a world of reality and delirium in which something particular was happening.