Alexis C., French physician, 1844-1908. See: Joffroy reflex, Joffroy sign.
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Joffroy (2009) has affirmed that, tradition in the area prohibits the cutting of the trees, shrubs and grasses around the three shrines.
Joffroy coined the term Basedow paraplegia in 1894, after Charcot had referred to 'paraplegia like weakness' in severe hyperthyroidism in 1889.
En ces lieux parvient a se construire une projection vers le devenir, le temps futur, car le reve est encore possible, la foi encore solide, et le denouement confortera Joffroy ou Cyrano dans leurs certitudes, celebrant la force de leur enthousiasme.
Luis Alberto Coppola Joffroy, who chairs the tourism committee (Comision de Turismo) in the upper house, is the chief advocate of the plan to modify Article 27 of the Constitution to open investment to foreign interests in coastal areas.
(34) Andre Berne Joffroy, 'Franges pour un dossier Fautrier', Jean Fautrier: Retrospective (Paris: Musee d'Art Moderne, Les Presses Artistiques, 1963), pages not numbered.