Heine-Medin disease


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Heine-Medin disease

 [hi´nĕ ma´din]
the major illness of poliomyelitis.

von Heine,

Jacob, German orthopedist, 1800-1879.
Heine-Medin disease - poliomyelitis or infantile paralysis.
Heine-Medin disease acute anterior poliomyelitis (see anterior poliomyelitis)
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