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James M., Scottish gynecologist, 1826-1890. See: Duncan folds, Duncan mechanism, Duncan placenta, Duncan ventricle.


Surname of first studied patients afflicted with what is now known as Duncan disease.


surname of one of the first individuals to carry a recessive trait that causes propensity to B-cell malignant lymphoproliferative disease.
Duncan disease - immunodeficiency disease with propensity to B-cell malignant lymphoproliferative disease in the presence of Epstein-Barr virus, leading to death. Synonym(s): Duncan syndrome
Duncan syndrome - Synonym(s): Duncan disease
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in a b Je Jen mi mfi f nD an a o No N l me m n we w n Da D d bo b th le leg a ar arm Donnacha and another neighbour, Ian Nolan, 41, heard the men screaming and went to investigate.
ATTACKED J Dog's owner Jean, above right, and neighbour Jamie, show their injuries BITTEZN Former Army doghandler Ian couldn't control Big Daddy TERRIFIED J Donnacha was bitten on the thigh by pitbull cross Big Daddy, right
When I worked with Ireland a season or two ago, when he got injured, Donnacha Ryan stepped in and did a very good job at international rugby so there's no question that he can do a job for Munster in that kind of role.
He added: "Ollie Kohn and I will be up against the likes of Paul O'Connell, Donncha O'Callaghan or Donnacha Ryan in the lineout.
However, the prognosis over Donnacha Ryan is less clear cut after the Munster lock, who is nursing a back spasm, took only a limited part in training yesterday.
Davies will today learn of his fate when he faces an independent disciplinary panel in London after being cited for a reckless tip-tackle on Donnacha Ryan at the Aviva Stadium.
Cork boss Conor Counihan is without the services of under-21 star Aidan Walsh and Paul Kerrigan, who are both sidelined through injury, but Ciaran Sheehan has won his fitness battle and lines out in a menacing-looking full-forward line alongside Daniel Goulding and Donnacha O'Connor.
DONNACHA O'CALLAGHAN has described being appointed British and Irish Lions captain as the biggest honour of his life.
But Munster lock Donnacha Ryan went over for the late try that mattered most.
Munster will be without second-row Mick O'Driscoll for the Heineken Cup double-header against the Blues with former Wales lock Chris Wyatt set to deputise for Irish duo Paul O'Connell and Donnacha O'Callaghan.
30pm MUNSTER lock Donnacha Ryan is not thinking of a World Cup call-up and only wants to finish an injury-hit season on a Reds high.