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Rosa Anglica (Author: [unknown])

section 6


The description of that disease which is called podagra


here: i.e. pain in the lower joints, the feet and the toes, the which spreads to the soles, and increases upward to the hips. It causes swelling in the feet, impeding walking and standing, and softens the soles overmuch; and disposes a man to dropsy.