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Nygaard-Brown syndrome (George Elgie Brown)

Alternative eponyms

  • Trousseau's syndrome

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A syndrome of arterial occlusion with reduced bleeding and coagulation time.

Description

A syndrome of arterial occlusion with reduced bleeding and coagulation time. The main symptom is claudicatio intermittens, later sometimes also thrombosis of the abdominal and pelvic vessels, causing collapse and haematuria.

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