Straus, Isidore

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Isidore, French physician, 1845-1896.
Straus reaction - a diagnostic test for glanders.
Straus sign - in facial paralysis, if an injection of pilocarpine is followed by sweating on the affected side later than on the other, the lesion is peripheral.
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Ida and Isidore Straus, to whom the plan belonged, drowned side by side after Mrs Straus refused a place on a lifeboat to remain with her husband and according to witnesses, the plan's owners sat on deckchairs and held hands until they were washed into the sea as the ship sank, the Daily Mail reported.