Schellong-Strisower phenomenon

fall of systolic blood pressure on assuming an erect posture from the lying down position.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • phenomenon — 1. A symptom; an occurrence of any sort, whether ordinary or extraordinary, in relation to a disease. 2. Any unusual fact or occurrence. [G. phainomenon, fr. phaino, to cause to appear] adhesion p. a p. manifested by the adherence of antigen… …   Medical dictionary

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