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Brown

(brown),
Lester, U.S. otologist. See: Brown sign.

Brown

(brown),
Harold W., 20th-century U.S. ophthalmologist. See: Brown syndrome.

Brown

(brown),
James, U.S. plastic surgeon, 1899-1971. See: Brown-Adson forceps.

Brown

(brown),
James H., 20th-century U.S. microbiologist. See: Brown-Brenn stain.

Brown

(brown),
Robert, English botanist, 1773-1858. See: brownian motion, brownian movement, brownian-Zsigmondy movement.
A number of individuals with the surname Brown have become the namesake for various conditions, including

(1) C.H. Brown (Brown-Vialetto-van Laere syndrome, also known as pontobulbar palsy with deafness);

(2) C.L. Brown (Brown-Symmers disease, also known as acute infantile encephalopathy);

(3) G.E. Brown (Horton-Magath-Brown syndrome, also known as Horton syndrome);

(4) J.W. Brown (Brown syndrome, also known as neural crest syndrome); and

(5) S.I. Brown (Brown syndrome, a term of recent vintage for corneal oedema following cataract extraction)

Patient discussion about Brown

Q. Is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs? My fitness instructor suggested me to have brown eggs instead of white eggs so is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs?

A. I have to agree with you. Never heard of any difference between the two and it doesnt sound reasonable that one is better to your health than the other...

Q. hey how about having brown rice in place of white or boiled rice…….?

A. Brown rice is a good carb, plus I personally think it tastes delicious.

Q. what is more healthy, brown sugar or fruit sugar?

A. fruit sugar

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"I have said to him 'Listen, if you are performing at your very best Browny - and working incredibly hard for the team - I believe you could get into our team next season'.
Farloe Browny, backed from 3-1 to 9-4, was in total command when stumbling at the fourth hurdle, and Killahora Pride caught him.
The fox quickly burrows his way through the mudwalls--no huffing or puffing--and carries poor Browny "off with him to his den" The fox then eats through the cabbage walls and carries poor "trembling, shivering" Whitey away to join her brother.
And they cheekily chanted "Browny, Browny give us a song" - an allusion to a Beach Boys' ditty their former boss serenaded them with four years ago after he secured Premier League survival.
The Institute recently elected new members consisting of Browny Mutrifa, Charles Tublike, Ritta Khiba, Ernst Simon and Johan de Kock.
"If Saints win then it's well done Browny and if Warrington win it's well done Tony, but all I can do is look at preparing my side to get two points on Sunday."
But it was plain he was pleased with what he saw of the Moult - Brown combination as he stated: "The opening signs between Browny and Louis were very good."
"Browny wants to play full-back for England, and I always tell him my selection would be different, but as long as he is playing for England he doesn't give a damn.
The jogger is described as a white male, around 30 years old, about 6ft tall, of athletic build, browny blonde hair and he appeared to have a scar on his right cheek.
Coyle said: "The last thing Browny will want is sympathy.
2 Foster and Cahill have dominated the competition over the 12-year period, the former successful with Arrogant Prince (1995), Glown Fox (1996), Strideaway Teddy (1998), Monumental (1999) and Born To Go (2002), the latter courtesy of Top Jock (2002), Farloe Browny (2003) and Druids Mickey Jo (2005).