Gowers syndrome

vasovagal syncope.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Gowers —   [ gaʊəz], Sir (seit 1897) William Richard, britischer Arzt, * London 20. 3. 1845, ✝ ebenda 4. 5. 1915; seit 1883 leitender Arzt und später Professor am University College Hospital in London; befasste sich mit der Anatomie des Gehirns und der… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • 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

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  • attack — A sudden illness or an episode or exacerbation of chronic or recurrent illness. brain a. SYN: stroke (1). drop a. an episode of sudden falling that occurs during standing or walking, without warning and without loss of …   Medical dictionary

  • Vasodepressor syncope — The temporary loss of consciousness in a particular kind of situation. (Syncope is temporary loss of consciousness or, in plain English, fainting). The situations that trigger this reaction are diverse and include having blood drawn, straining… …   Medical dictionary

  • Morbus Parkinson — Illustration der Parkinson Krankheit von Sir William Richard Gowers aus A Manual of Diseases of the Nervous System (Handbuch für Krankheiten des Nervensystems) von 1886 Die Parkinson Krankheit bzw. Morbus Parkinson (weitere Synonyme:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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