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Nélaton's tumour

Alternative eponyms

  • Nélaton's disease
  • Dupuytren-Nélaton disease

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A central tumour of bone.

Description

Also known as Nélaton's disease, Dupuytren-Nélaton disease. A central tumour of bone.

Bibliography

  • A. Nélaton:
    Élements de pathologie chriurgicale. '
    Paris, 1847-1848, volume 2, p 46.
  • G. Dupuytren:
    Des kystes qui se dévelop dans l’épaisser des os, et de leurs différentes espéces.
    In his: Leçons orales de clinique chirurgicale faites à l’Hôtel-Dieu de Paris. 1839, pp 129-148.

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