Parrot, Joseph Marie Jules

Parrot, Joseph Marie Jules

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French physician, 1829–1883.

Parrot's disease

1. Osteochondritis that occurs in infants with congenital syphilis.
2. A form of dwarfism that is transmitted as an autosomal dominant.

Parrot's nodes

Bony nodules on the skull of infants with congenital syphilis. Also called Parrot's sign.

Parrot's pseudoparalysis

Pseudoparalysis caused by syphilitic osteochondritis.

Parrot's sign

Parrot's nodes.

Parrot's ulcer

Lesions seen in thrush or stomatitis.