Encephalocele

(From Encephalocele 3355 cerebrum, and a tumour). See Hernia cerebri.

Enceris

(From Enceris 3357 and wax). Bits of found in plasters as they cool.

Excharaxis

(From Excharaxis 3359 and See Scarificatio.

Encheiresis

(From Encheiresis 3361 and the hand). This word imports the manual treatment of any subject, and is a part of the title of one of Galen's works on dissection.

Encho Ndros

(From Encho Ndros 3363 and signifying both a grain and a cartilage,) granulated and cartilaginous.

Encho Rios

(From Encho Rios 3365 and a region, or country). See Endemius.

Enchrista

(From Enchrista 3367 to anoint). Liniments to anoint any part.

Enchusa

See Ancifusa.

Enchyloma

(From Enchyloma 3368 and juice). See

Elixir.

Enchyma

(From Enchyma 3370 to infuse). Infusion, or a sanguine plethora.

Enchym Ata

(From Enchym Ata 3371 to pour into). Liquid medicines to be poured into the eyes or ears.

Exciiymoma

(From the same). In the writings of the ancient physicians it implies that sudden effusion of blood into the cutaneous vessels which arises from joy, anger, or shame, and, in the last instance, is usually called blushing. Dr. Hunter thinks it a nervous affection; but Dr. Whytt, with more propriety, ascribes it to the increased action of the smaller vessels, which has been attributed to a nervous connection, but which we suspect, though less obvious, is very general, over the whole surface.

Enchymosis

(From the same). An extravasa-4 I tion of blood, which makes the part appear livid; sometimes synonymous with ecchymosis.

Enchysa

See Anchusa.

Enchytos

(From Enchytos 3372 to infuse). An epithet for a fluid injected into any cavity of the body.

Enclysma

(From Enclysma 3373 and to clean). See

Enema.

Encaelia

(From Encaelia 3375 and the belly,) the contents of the abdomen.