Fomentation


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Fomentation

 

a therapeutic procedure for influencing a disease process by the local application of medicaments or hot and cold compresses.

Hot or cold water, aqueous extracts of plants, and solutions of various medicinal substances are used for fomentation. Pieces of gauze, clean canvas or linen cloths, or swabs of hygroscopic cotton wads moistened in these fluids are applied to the affected part of the body. With some eye diseases fomentations are applied to the closed lids. Sometimes the agents used for fomentation, such as lead water, are also called fomentations.

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Citing the case of Georges Sorel, whose Reflections on Violence argued that the general strike should be marshaled as a mythic catalyst for the fomentation of a war between classes, Woodcock concluded that 'propaganda based on class violence, as elaborated in its most extreme form by Sorel, inevitably results in a coarsening of moral fibre, a growing unscrupulousness in dealings with other people'.
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Hops external remedy an infusion of Hops is much in demand in combination with chamomile flowers or poppy heads as a fomentation for swelling of a painful nature inflammation neuralgic and rheumatic pains bruises boils and gatherings.
Shoigu noted that the deployments are in response to the "fomentation of anti-Russian moods on the part of NATO and reinforcement of foreign military presence next to our border," (http://edition.cnn.com/2014/11/13/world/europe/russia-bombers-plan/) CNN reported .
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Leaves are effectively used for fomentation in swollen parts, boils, and sprains [22] Thymus linearis Aerial part of Stomachache [13], Benth.
It means that senesce relating processes may be started because during senesces or fomentation consume the total soluble solids in oranges (Supraditareporn and Pinthong, 2007).
u1/4 Massage whole body with emphasis on affected joint followed by hot fomentation
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