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Sources: A Newly Discovered System Of Electrical Medication

This is neuralgia in an ischiatic nerve, commonly the great ischiatic.

Use the B D current, strong as the patient can well bear. Place the foot

in warm water with N. P., or place the sponge-roll N. P. at the sole of

the foot, (the former is the best,) and treat with P. P. over the

painful part, and also, more or less, over adjacent parts. It is also

well, in order to prevent too much exhaustion of the limb, to reverse

the poles every third or fourth time; but in so doing, use the long

cord with N. P.