Authors eponymously associated with abdominal signs, symptoms, investigation and management of appendicitis
A brief (…and frequently updated) history of electrocardiography and the eponymous names behind the ECG/EKG…
Non-traumatic abdominal ecchymosis of the abdominal wall and flanks (Grey Turner, Cullen and Stabler); scrotum (Bryant) and upper thigh (Fox) as clues to potentially serious causes of abdominal pathology.
Eponymythology of Second-degree Atrioventricular (AV) block including Luciani, Galabin, Wenckebach, Hay and Mobitz
Biography Born 1798 Armagh, Northern Ireland 1818 MD, Edinburgh University 1820 Physician to the Dublin General Dispensary 1854 MD, Dublin 1854 Fellow of the King and Queen’s College of Physicians of Ireland two years before Corrigan, who had previously been blackballed for the Fellowship in 1847. Died 1887 Armagh, Northern Ireland Medical Eponyms Cuming sign […]
The problem of nomenclature of diffuse toxic goitre (Parry, Graves or Basedow disease) remains an unsettled one. So lets review the chronological history of eponymous aetiology for toxic goitre/exophthalmic goitre
Otto Heinrich Enoch Becker (1828-1890) was a German ophthalmologist, eponymous with Becker sign, and Becker test for astigmatism.
Henry Earle (1789 – 1838) was an English surgeon. Earle-Volkmann triangle (1829); Fracture bed for management of NOF fractures