Caffey

John Patrick, U.S. physician, radiologist, and pediatrician, the “the father of pediatric radiology”, 1895–1978. See C. disease, C. syndrome, C.-Kempe syndrome, C.-Silverman syndrome.

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  • Caffey-Smith, síndrome de — pediat. Enfermedad que afecta a niños de corta edad, entre los 3 y 4 meses, cuyos síntomas son una hipertrofia de la cortical de la clavícula, del cúbito, del maxilar inferior y de las costillas, una tumefacción de los músculos y de las… …   Diccionario médico

  • Caffey syndrome — Caffey Silverman syndrome infantile cortical hyperostosis …   Medical dictionary

  • Caffey's disease — see hyperostosis J. Caffey (1895 1966), US paediatrician …   Medical dictionary

  • Caffey disease — Caf·fey disease (kafґe) [John Patrick Caffey, American pediatrician, 1895–1978] infantile cortical hyperostosis …   Medical dictionary

  • Caffey's disease — see hyperostosis [Caffey (1895–1966), US paediatrician] …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Caffey syndrome — ▪ pathology also called  infantile cortical hyperostosis        a hereditary disease of infants, characterized by swellings of the periosteum (the bone layer where new bone is produced) and the bone cortex of the upper arms, shoulder girdle, and… …   Universalium

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  • Jason Caffey — Datos personales Nombre completo Jason Andre Caffey Nacimiento Mobile, Alabama …   Wikipedia Español

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