We review the early development of arrhythmia recording and the contributions of Luciani, Galabin, Gaskell, Wenckebach, Hay and Mobitz to the current terminology associated with the categorization of Second-degree Atrioventricular block
Review of the 5 commonly cited eponyms (n=6) associated with non-traumatic abdominal ecchymosis of the abdominal wall and flanks (Grey Turner, Cullen and Stabler); scrotum (Bryant) and upper thigh (Fox) as useful clues to consider potentially serious causes of abdominal pathology.
Time to review the descriptions and eponymythology of the forgotten signs associated with Graves orbitopathy – the signs of Dalrymple, Stellwag, von Graefe, Möbius and Joffroy…
The problem of nomenclature of diffuse toxic goitre (Parry, Graves or Basedow disease) remains an unsettled one. So lets review the chronological history of eponymous aetiology for toxic goitre/exophthalmic goitre