Hakim, S.

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S., 20th century U.S. neurologist.
Hakim catheter
Hakim reservoir
Hakim shunt
Hakim syndrome - in the presence of normal pressure hydrocephalus, the patient experiences urinary incontinence, dementia, gait apraxia. Synonym(s): Hakim-Adams syndrome; HA syndrome
Hakim tube
Hakim valve
Hakim-Adams syndrome - Synonym(s): Hakim syndrome
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The first relates to the possible issuance, by FDA, of an order under section 518(a) of the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, pertaining to the company's recent voluntary recall of certain Hakim valves and accessories that contain a specific lot of potentially defective right angle connectors.