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Rosa Anglica (Author: [unknown])

section 51


Since we spoke above of the symptoms and causes of imposthumes, let us speak now of their cure. The cure is varied according to the stages of the disease,453 for it is meet in the beginning to give repercussives; and in the increase, when it grows and broadens, repercussives along with maturatives but more of the repellents. At the stasis give maturatives


only, or more of them, and less of the repercussives or an equal amount of both, and in the decrease, things that disperse the matter.