bilious fever

bilious fever

A nonspecific term referring to any febrile condition accompanied by bilious vomiting.
References in classic literature ?
His face was a bright yellow with bilious fever, and his large dark eyes stood nearly out of his head, for all the flesh had gone.
The malady itself, one from which she had often suffered, a bilious fever -- its cause therefore constitutional.
It will be like going from raspberry tarts to plain bread and butter; but you will probably save them from a bilious fever," said Dr.
Austen also wrote of her rheumatism, her bilious fever, cold, and slight pain.
Bilious fevers were often suburban or country diseases, mild but recurring illnesses that wiped out muscle strength and never provided any level of immunity to victims.