Carolyn C. Huntley

Carolyn Coker Huntley (1924 – 1984) was an American pediatrician.

  • Born Carolyn Coker on the January 1, 1924
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • 1949 – MD, Duke University
  • Married Benjamin F. Huntley MD.
  • Professor of pediatrics at Bowman Gray School of Medicine of Wake Forest University at Winston-Salem
  • Died October 28, 1984

Medical Eponyms
Wiskott-Aldrich-Huntley Syndrome (1957)

Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome (WAS) is an X-linked recessive immunodeficiency characterized by thrombocytopenia, eczema, and recurrent infections [OMIM #301000]

Major Publications


BA MA (Oxon) MBChB (Edin) FACEM FFSEM. Emergency physician, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.  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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