Clarke-Hadfield syndrome

congenital pancreatic disease with infantilism; with enlarged liver, bulky fatty stools, and extensive atrophy of the pancreas in an undersized and underweight child.

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  • Clarke-Hadfield syndrome — Clarke Had·field syndrome (klahrkґ hadґfēld) [Cecil Clarke, British physician, 20th century; Geoffrey Hadfield, British physician, 1889–1968] see under syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Hadfield-Clarke syndrome — Had·field Clarke syndrome (hadґfēld klahrkґ) [Geoffrey Hadfield, British physician, 1889–1968; Cecil Clarke, British physician, 20th century] Clarke Hadfield syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Hadfield-Clarke syndrome — Clarke Hadfield s …   Medical dictionary

  • syndrome — The aggregate of symptoms and signs associated with any morbid process, and constituting together the picture of the disease. SEE ALSO: disease. [G. s., a running together, tumultuous concourse; (in med.) a concurrence of symptoms, fr. syn,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Clarke — Jacob A.L., English anatomist, 1817–1880. See C. column, C. nucleus. Cecil. See C. Hadfield syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Hadfield — Geoffrey, British physician, 1889–1968. See Clarke H. syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • fibrosis — Formation of fibrous tissue as a reparative or reactive process, as opposed to formation of fibrous tissue as a normal constituent of an organ or tissue. African endomyocardial f. f. of the inner layers of the …   Medical dictionary

  • pancreatic infantilism — infantilism caused by inadequate secretion of pancreatic islet hormones, especially insulin. See also Clarke Hadfield syndrome, under syndrome …   Medical dictionary

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