Intestinal concretions (calculi or stones in the intestines).
Calculi may be globular, ovoid, cylindrical, and truncated cones.
Hence the Greek name ψηφοι, and the Roman calculi and scrupuli; from whence scrupus, a table-man, or chessman.
One case154 is reported in which 7802 calculi were found in the gall-bladder, but they must have been very minute in size.
The number of ...