[William Heberden, Brit. physician, 1710–1801]
A rare term for osteoarthritis.
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Heberden,William, Sr., English physician, 1710-1801.
Heberden angina - severe constricting pain in the chest. Synonym(s): angina pectoris; Rougnon-Heberden disease
Heberden disease - small-joint rheumatism, with distal interphalangeal joint nodules and angina.
Heberden nodes - small exostoses found on the terminal phalanges of the fingers in osteoarthritis. Synonym(s): Heberden nodosities; Rosenbach disease (1); tuberculum arthriticum
Heberden nodosities - Synonym(s): Heberden nodes
Rougnon-Heberden disease - Synonym(s): Heberden angina
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