The effect in bad cases is to cause loss of appetite, a leaden pallor of the skin, and a degree of leanness so excessive as to make its victims appear like living skeletons.
Cases of pallor due to too intense illumination and destruction of chlorophyll must also be distinguished.
The sudden withdrawal of the drug from a morphine habitué is followed by a train of alarming symptoms. As the time approaches for the usual dose there is marked restlessness, followed by excitement and later by chills, pallor, sinking, nausea, with perhaps vomiting and diarrhoea.
The principal symptom may show itself in general pallor, including all cases where the normal healthy green hue is replaced by a sickly yellowish hue indicating that the chlorophyll apparatus is deficient.
Pallidus, pallor, pallere; and in that of a baker's shovel, or "peel" as it is sometimes called, from Lat.
And you who have a son! she began, her pallor suddenly turning to a vivid red.
Chlorosis is a form of pallor where the chlorophyll remains in abeyance owing to a want of iron, and can be cured by adding ferrous salts.
His face had the same swollen pallor as the faces of the other hospital patients, but it was not this that struck Rostov.