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SAINT'S TRIAD

Synonyms

Saint’s syndrome.

Related people

Description

The simultaneous occurrence of hiatus hernia, gall bladder alcalculi and diverticulosis of the colon.

We thank Dr. Padmaraj Hegde and Wa’el Shabo for information submitted.

Bibliography

C. J. B. Hueller:
•  Hiatus hernia diverticulosis coli and gallstone's. Saint's triad.
   South African Medical Journal, Cape Town, 1948, 22: 376.

E. D. Palmer:
•  Saint’s triad (hiatus hernia, gall stones and diverticulosis coli):
   the problem of properly directing surgical therapy.
   The American Journal of Digestive Diseases, New York, 1955, 22: 314-315.

C. F. Saint:
•  Saint's triad. The origin and story of its recognition.
   Review of Surgery, Philadelphia, January-February 1966, 23 (1): 1-4.

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