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Osgood–Schlatter disease (OSD) Osteochondrosis or traction apophysitis of the tibial tubercle. Paget (1891), Osgood (1903), Schlatter (1903)
Authors eponymously associated with abdominal signs, symptoms, investigation and management of appendicitis
Eponymythology associated with chest X-ray signs in pulmonary embolus and pulmonary infarction. We review related eponyms, the person behind their origin, their relevance today, and modern terminology
Arthur Ernest Sansom (1838 – 1907) was an English physician and anaesthetist.
Biography Born 23 February 1801 Stockport, England fellow of the Royal Society 1839 – Full physician at St. George’s Hospital Died 12 May 1841 of pulmonary tuberculosis Medical Eponyms Hope sign (1832) Systolic protrusion and retraction of the anterior chest wall in patients with pericardial adhesions In five or six cases I have remarked one […]
Carl Reinhold August Wunderlich (1815 – 1877) was a German physician. Inventor of the clinical thermometer
Thomas Philip Ayre (1901-1979) was an English anaesthetist. Ayre is most well-known for his eponymous T-piece, a device which revolutionised anaesthesia for babies and children.