Albert Terson

Albert Terson (1867 – 1935) was a French ophthalmologist.

  • Born 1867
  • Died 1935

Medical Eponyms
Terson Syndrome (1900)

Vitreous, retrohyaloid, retinal, or subretinal haemorrhage occurring consequent to an acute intracranial haemorrhage or elevated intracranial pressure.

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Emergency physician MA (Oxon) MBChB (Edin) FACEM FFSEM with a passion for rugby; medical history; medical education; and asynchronous learning #FOAMed evangelist. Co-founder and CTO of Life in the Fast lane | Eponyms | Books | Twitter |

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