Tag Weil disease
eponym LITFL 340

Adolf Weil

Adolf Weil (1848 - 1916) was a German physician. Eponymous affiliation with Weil disease (1886); discovery of an alpha-amino acid known as norleucine 1913
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…
CCC Critical Care compendium 340

Leptospirosis

Leptospirosis is an infection caused by the spirochaete genus of Leptospira. Severe forms may result in critical illness, including Weil disease and severe pulmonary haemorrhage
Hans Conrad Julius Reiter (1881 – 1969) 340

Hans Reiter

Hans Conrad Julius Reiter (1881-1969) was a German physician and social hygienist. Associated with Reiter Syndrome - known now as Reactive arthritis