The disease was tic douloureux, which was relieved by Dr. M.
tic douloureux, a painful affection of the nerves, mostly those of the face.
I have spoken of Peruvian bark as a remedy in tic douloureux.
He had a mental neuralgia, a great deal worse in many respects than tic douloureux confined to the face.
I have suffered a good deal from tic douloureux myself, but was never able to eat during the paroxysms, as Cecilia seems to be.
Used in neuralgia, especially in that of the face (tic douloureux).
In these cases the condition is undoubtedly one of painful facial spasm, inaccurately and unfortunately styled "tic douloureux."
And oh, she did hope her mother wouldn't have tic douloureux and wear shawls over her head.
He cites as a typical instance the "tic douloureux" of the face.
How often has it warned me, that when man goes "on tick," it always ends in a kind of "tic douloureux."
tic douloureux tic dou·lou·reux (dōō'lə-rōō')
See trigeminal neuralgia.