Meyenburg, H. von

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H. von, Swiss pathologist, 1877–.
Meyenburg complex - clusters of small bile ducts occurring in polycystic livers, separate from the portal areas.
Meyenburg disease - a degenerative disease of cartilage. Synonym(s): Meyenburg-Altherr-Uehlinger syndrome; relapsing polychondritis; von Meyenburg disease
Meyenburg-Altherr-Uehlinger syndrome - Synonym(s): Meyenburg disease
von Meyenburg disease - Synonym(s): Meyenburg disease
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Also known as von Meyenburg complexes, bile duct hamartomas arise from ductal plate malformations that involve the small interlobular bile ducts.
The vineyards on the Lake of Zurich are small but at least one, Kaspar von Meyenburg, dates back to the 16th century.
This leads to different congenital bile duct disorders, such as Caroli disease and syndrome, autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease, autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, congenital hepatic fibrosis, and bile duct hamartomas (BDHs, also known as von Meyenburg complexes).
However, multiple BDHs (also known as von Meyenburg complexes) were found in the vicinity of the cholangiocarcinoma, leading to speculation that they were related to its pathogenesis.
Ken Reimer, vice president, Asia, and Philip von Meyenburg, business development manager, have been appointed to the new subsidiary.