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Burnand-Jacquelin syndrome

Alternative eponyms

  • Jacquelin-Burnand syndrome
  • Petraquerie de Jacquelin-Burnand
  • Petraquerie of Burnand

Related people

An atypical form of tuberculosis.

Description

An atypical, subfebril form of tuberculosis with general toximia, hypotension, pain, sueurs and extreme weakness ("worn out condition"). The conditions evolves very slowly (petraquerie).

Bibliography

  • A. Jacquelin, M. Roman, M. L. Marolleau, R. Albouy, A. Detry:
    [Atypical diencephalotropic tuberculoses.]
    La Semaine des hôpitaux, Seprtember 30, 1953, 29 (58): 2825-2837.
  • R. Burnand:
    [What does the anatomical and pathological control of atypical tuberculosis teach us?]
    La Semaine des hôpitaux, November 10, 1955, 31 (66): 3487-3492.
  • A. Jacquelin, J. Duhamel.
    [Atypical tuberculosis with gastroenterocolitic forms.]
    La Semaine des hôpitaux, April 10, 1956, 32 (22): 1240-1252. French.

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