Eponyms

Known as: Eponym 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
Traditionally, important clinical or anatomic discoveries were labeled with the discoverer's name, to serve as both a means to… (More)
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2014
2014
The use of eponyms in medical sciences generally, and in anatomy specifically, remains controversial. In principle, this… (More)
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2012
2012
There has been a movement to rename Hallervorden-Spatz disease to pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration given… (More)
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2011
2011
The use of eponyms has long been contentious, but many remain in common use, as discussed elsewhere (Editorial: Oral Diseases… (More)
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2008
2008
son In his article ‘‘Pas d’éponyme pour les médecins nazis’’, Dr. Halioua called for the separation of eponyms associated with… (More)
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2007
2007
Eponyms are titles of medical disorders named for individuals who originally described the condition. They also help us remember… (More)
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2006
2006
Eponyms have played a very significant linguistic role in technical and scientific terminology. They are an important feature of… (More)
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2005
2005
The German physician Hans Reiter (1881-1969) is associated eponymously with the syndrome of arthritis, urethritis, and… (More)
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2001
2001
Eponym (epó-nim) [Greek eponymos, named after] The name of a disease, structure, operation, or procedure, derived from the name… (More)
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1995
1995
Neutral endopeptidase (NEP; EC. 3.4.24.11) is a type 2 cell surface metalloprotease known by a variety of eponyms, including… (More)
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