- 4-hydroxyphenylpyruvate hydroxylase deficiency
- Characterised by failure to thrive; ketosis; mental retardation; metabolic acidosis and no clinical signs or symptoms other than a swimming pool odor
- Goyrand Fracture
- So named after the prominent French surgeon Jean-Gaspar-Blaise Goyrand (1803–1866) who clarified the anatomy of the many varieties of fractures of the distal radius.
- The French have alternative names for other eponymous fractures
- A Pouteau fracture is the name used in France for a Colles fracture. Named after Claude Pouteau (1725–1775) the famous French lithotomist
“All things are poison and nothing is without poison, only the dose permits something not to be poisonous“
- Paracelsus (born Phillippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim, 11 November or 17 December 1493 in Einsiedeln, Switzerland – died, 24 September 1541 in Salzburg, Austria)
- Paracelsuswas a Renaissance physician, botanist, alchemist, astrologer, and general occultist and widely accepted as the Father of Toxicology.
- He had dextrocardia
- The wound would have penetrated his heart, except that he had dextrocardia [Reference: Common Chest X-ray findings]
- Retinal detachment