Asboe-Hansen, Gustav

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Gustav, Danish physician, 1917-1989.
Asboe-Hansen disease - congenital disturbance occurring predominantly in female newborns; charcterized by irregularly shaped pigmented macules as well as defects of the integumentary system.
Asboe-Hansen sign - vertical pressure on a blister causes the blister to extend laterally.
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