At dawn he came to tell her that Parr had the black-water fever.
"And this time it will get me: just one or two little chills," he reflected, thinking of black-water fever.
It quickly became pernicious, and developed into black-water fever.
Fever not unfrequently assumes the dangerous form known as “black-water fever.”
Four times in his nine years of missionary life has he suffered from the fell "black-water" scourge.
We are surrounded by mangrove swamps, and they breed mosquitos, and consequently malaria and black-water fever.
"We've got black-water fever on board now, Brasse," he said in a weary voice.
He had been a long while recovering from the wound that had crippled him, and from the black-water fever.
Malarial and black-water fever are prevalent in Dar-es-Salaam.