Carolyn C. Huntley

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


Biography
  • 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]


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eponym

the person behind the name

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