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Reclus' disease II

Alternative eponyms

  • Reclus’ phlegmons

Related people

Abscess on the neck that causes a woody induration of subcutaneous connective tissue.

Description

Abscess on the neck that causes a woody induration of subcutaneous connective tissue. Symtpoms are pain, fever, suppuration, and general malaise.

Bibliography

  • P. Reclus:
    Phlégmon ligneux de cou.
    Revue de Chirurgie, Paris, 1896, 16: 522-531.

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