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Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome

Known as: Waterhouse-Friederichsen Syndrome, adrenal hemorrhage syndrome, Waterhouse-Friderichsen Syndrome [Disease/Finding] 
A serious disorder characterized by massive adrenal gland hemorrhage secondary to a bacterial infection, most often Neisseria meningitidis infection… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Staphylococcus aureus has increasingly been recognized as a cause of severe invasive illness. We describe three children who died… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The cis- and trans-isomers of 5-butyl-4-methyl-4,5-dihydro-2(3H)-furanone, the so-called oak lactones, are derived from oakwood… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
In the Syrian golden hamster Mesocricetus auratus, play-fighting precedes serious fighting during postweaning development, and so… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
  • P. Brain
  • Behavioral biology
  • 1972
  • Corpus ID: 11765427
Isolated Golden hamsters of both sexes were compared with animals which had been grouped in tens for a period of 62 days, with… Expand
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1971
1971
  • B. Fox
  • Archives of disease in childhood
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 14368594
In a clinico-pathological study of 13 children who died with Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome, there were deposits of fibrin in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
PRODUCTION of ultrasound by baby rodents has been reported by Zippelius and Schleidt1 in Apodemus f. flavicollis Melchior, Mus… Expand
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Abstract 1. 1. Exposure of male hamster to short photoperiods or low temperatures for 2, 4 and 6 weeks inhibits normal increases… Expand
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Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
An experimental model that produces adrenal cortical hemorrhage with endotoxin has been described. When stimulated by thorotrast… Expand
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1962
1962
Excerpt The pathogenesis of the purpuric manifestations of the Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome is unknown. The histologic… Expand
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1952
1952
THE Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome is noted for its intensity, rapidity of progression and extremely grave prognosis. It was… Expand
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