Tag Landouzy-Déjérine syndrome
Louis Théophile Joseph Landouzy (1845 - 1917) 340

Louis Landouzy

Biography Born 27 March 1845, Reims France 1876 – MD, Reims. Thesis on the sequelae of meningo-encephalitis 1888 – Close friends with Jules-Joseph Déjerine (1849 – 1917) and was a witness at the wedding of Dejerine and American neurologist Augusta…

Guillaume-Benjamin Duchenne

Biography Born 1806 Died 1875 Medical Eponyms First to describe and publish 9 cases of Landouzy-Déjérine syndrome (facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy) in the third edition of De l’électrisation localisée in 1872: 219-220 Key Medical Attributions Controversies Major Publications Duchenne GB. De…