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Pfannenstiel's disease

Alternative eponyms

  • Pfannenstiel’s syndrome

Related people

Historical, no longer used term for the disease picture of morbus haemolyticus neonatorum.

Description

Historical, no longer commonly used term for the disease picture of morbus haemolyticus neonatorum.

Bibliography

  • H. J. Pfannenstiel:
    Über den habituellen Ikterus gravis der Neugeborenen.
    Münchener medizinische Wochenschrift, 1908, 55: 2169.
    First detailed description of familial icterus gravis neonatorum.
  • S. S. Daye, J. E. Barone, R. M. Lincer, R. G. Blabey, D. R. Smego:
    Pfannenstiel syndrome. The American Surgeon, 1993, 59: 459-460.

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