Bernhard Naunyn

Bernhard Naunyn (1839 - 1925)

Bernhard Naunyn (1839 – 1925) was a German physician and pathologist.


Medical Eponyms

Key Medical Attributions

Naunyn introduced the term “acidosis.” in 1898

Gallstone disease

Diabetes Mellitus


Major Publications


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the person behind the name

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

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