von Recklinghausen's disease

von Reck·ling·hau·sen's disease -'rek-liŋ-.hau̇-zənz- n NEUROFIBROMATOSIS F. D. von Recklinghausen see RECKLINGHAUSEN'S DISEASE

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  • von Recklinghausen's disease — 1. a syndrome due to excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone (hyperparathyroidism), characterized by loss of mineral from bones, which become weakened and fracture easily, and formation of kidney stones. Medical name: osteitis fibrosa. 2. see… …   Medical dictionary

  • von Recklinghausen's disease — 1) a syndrome due to excessive secretion of parathyroid hormone (hyperparathyroidism), characterized by loss of mineral from bones, which become weakened and fracture easily, and formation of kidney stones. Medical names: osteitis fibrosa. 2) See …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • von Recklinghausen's disease — noun autosomal dominant disease characterized by numerous neurofibromas and by spots on the skin and often by developmental abnormalities • Syn: ↑neurofibromatosis • Hypernyms: ↑autosomal dominant disease, ↑autosomal dominant disorder, ↑monogenic …   Useful english dictionary

  • von Recklinghausen’s disease — Hereditary disorder characterized by cafe au lait (coffee with milk spots on the skin and a tendency to develop nerve tumors) also known as neurofibromatosis …   Medical dictionary

  • von Recklinghausen's disease of multiple neurofibromatosis — /ˈrɛklɪŋˌhaʊzənz/ (say rekling.howzuhnz) noun a congenital disorder resulting from the pressure on nerves from lumps in the nerve sheath, characterised by multiple light brown marks on the skin and soft fatty lumps beneath it, sometimes… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Болезнь Фон Реклингхаузена (Von Recklinghausen'S Disease), Болезнь Энгеля-Фон Реклингхаузена, Остеодистрофия Генерализованная (Engel-Von Rocklinghausen'S Disease) — 1. Синдром, развитие которого связано с секрецией избыточного количества паратиреоидного гормона (с гиперпаратиреоидизмом); основными симптомами данного заболевания являются: деминерализация костей (в результате чего развивается остеопороз, кости …   Медицинские термины

  • Нейрофиброматоз (Neurofibromatosis), Болезнь Фон Реклингхаузена (Von Recklinghausen 'S Disease) — системное врожденное заболевание, характеризующееся образованием множественных доброкачественных опухолей, растущих из оболочек нервов и еще недифференцированных (материнских) нервных клеток (см. Нейрофиброма). Эти опухоли могут образовываться в… …   Медицинские термины

  • recklinghausen's disease — noun Usage: usually capitalized R Etymology: after F. D. von Recklinghausen died 1910 German pathologist : neurofibromatosis * * * Recklinghausen s disease var. von Recklinghausen s disease …   Useful english dictionary

  • Recklinghausen's disease — Reck·ling·hau·sen s disease rek liŋ .hau̇ zənz n NEUROFIBROMATOSIS Recklinghausen Friedrich Daniel von (1833 1910) German pathologist. A professor of pathology at the universities of Königsberg, Würzburg, and Strasbourg, Recklinghausen is best… …   Medical dictionary

  • von Recklinghausen — See von Recklinghausen disease. See Recklinghausen. * * * von Reck·ling·hau·sen see Recklinghausen …   Medical dictionary

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