fēngnüè (風瘧)

it appears that since ancient times “nüè (瘧)” has referred to either:
• the general symptoms of “intermittent fever” or “alternating hot and cold,” as rendered in Sùwèn 3.5
• the specific disease of malaria — nüèjí (瘧疾), which is exemplified by those symptoms

Thus, fēngnüè (風瘧) could be considered a complex, which names malaria differentiated specifically by spontaneous perspiration, especially during the ‘active heat’ portion of the cycle of expression and latency, which characterizes malaria; Wiseman and Ye rendered fēngnüè (風瘧) as “wind malaria.”

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