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Bornholm disease

Bornholm disease: acute, transient viral myositis associated with Coxsackievirus B. Epidemic Myalgia or pleurodynia. Eponym: Ejner Sylvest (1930)

Ejner Sylvest

Ejner Oluf Sørensen Sylvest (1880-1972) was a Danish physician responsible for recording the 1930 viral (coxsackie B) epidemic - Bornholm disease