Category Dermatology

Felix Lewandowsky

Biography Born 1 October 1879, Hamburg 1902 – MD in Strassburg. Thesis: Zur Theorie des Phlorhizindiabetes Died 31 October 1921, Basel Medical Eponyms Jadassohn-Lewandowsky syndrome (pachyonychia congenita) Lewandowsky-Lutz dysplasia (1922) Lewandowski F, Lutz W. Ein Fall einer bisher nicht beschriebenen Hauterkrankung (Epidermodysplasia…
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Jean-Louis Alibert

Jean-Louis-Marc Alibert (1768 - 1837) was a French dermatologist. Alibert mentagra; Alibert disease, Alibert keloid; Alibert-Bazin disease
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Albert Mason Stevens

Albert Mason Stevens (1884 – 1945) was an American surgeon. Eponym Stevens-Johnson syndrome (with Frank Chambliss Johnson)
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Mees lines

Mees lines: white bands traversing the full width of the nail, running parallel to the lunula, with no palpable ridges. As the nail grows they bands move distally and finally disappear when trimmed. The finding was initially related to acute arsenic poisoning.

Ferdinand-Jean Darier

Ferdinand-Jean Darier (1856-1938) was a Hungarian born, French dermatologist and physician. Affiliated with Darrier sign and Darier disease