Kussmaul disease

Kussmaul-Maier disease polyarteritis nodosa.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Kussmaul disease pulse etc. — Kuss·maul disease, pulse, etc. (koosґmoul) [Adolf Kussmaul, German physician, 1822–1902] see polyarteritis nodosa; see paradoxical pulse, under pulse, and diabetic coma, under coma; and see under respiration and sign …   Medical dictionary

  • Kussmaul breathing — is the very deep and labored breathing with normal or reduced frequency, [Kussmaul breathing has reduced or normal frequency, not increased. For instance Merriam Webster defines Kussmaul breathing as abnormally slow deep respiration… …   Wikipedia

  • Kussmaul's sign — is the observation of a jugular venous pressure (JVP, the filling of the jugular vein) that rises with inspiration. It can be seen in some forms of heart disease. It is usually indicative of right ventricular dysfunction along with hypotension… …   Wikipedia

  • Kussmaul-Maier disease — Kuss·maul Mai·er disease (koosґmoul miґər) [A. Kussmaul; Rudolf Maier, German physician, 1824–1888] polyarteritis nodosa …   Medical dictionary

  • Disease — Illness or sickness often characterized by typical patient problems (symptoms) and physical findings (signs). Disruption sequence: The events that occur when a fetus that is developing normally is subjected to a destructive agent such as the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Kussmaul — Adolph, German physician, 1822–1902. See K. respiration, K. coma, K. disease, K. sign, K. Kien respiration …   Medical dictionary

  • Adolph Kussmaul — (February 22, 1822 May 28, 1902) was a German physician and a leading clinician of his time. He was born as the son and grandson of physicians at Graben near Karlsruhe and studied at Heidelberg. He entered the army after graduation and spent two… …   Wikipedia

  • Respiración de Kussmaul — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Respiración de Kussmaul es respiración rápida, profunda y laboriosa de personas con cetoacidosis o en coma diabético. La respiración de Kussmaul lleva el nombre de Adolph Kussmaul, médico alemán del siglo XIX que fue …   Wikipedia Español

  • Timeline of peptic ulcer disease and Helicobacter pylori — This is a timeline of the events relating to the discovery that peptic ulcer disease is caused by H. pylori . In 2005, Barry Marshall and Robin Warren were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their discovery that peptic ulcer… …   Wikipedia

  • enfermedad de Kussmaul — Eng. Kussmaul s disease Enfermedad multisistémica inflamatoria vascular que afecta a arterias de pequeño y mediano calibre, con nódulos en bifurcaciones y que cursa con exudados algodonosos, desprendimiento de retina, pseudorretinitis pigmentaria …   Diccionario de oftalmología

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