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Ballantyne's syndrome

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A triad of maternal oedema, fetal hydrops, and placentomegaly, usually caused by rhesus isoimmunization.


  • J. W. Ballantyne:
    The diseases and deformities of the foetus: An attempt towards a new system of ante-natal pathology.
    Edinburgh, Oliver & Boyd, 1892.

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