Schmidt diet

Schmidt-Strass·bur·ger di·et

an obsolete diet designed to facilitate examination of the stools in patients with diarrhea, consisting of milk, zwieback, oatmeal gruel, eggs, butter, small amounts of beef and potato.
Synonym(s): Schmidt diet
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Schmidt diet

A high-fat, hig- protein diet that was formerly used during a workup for diarrhoea.
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Adolph, German physician, 1865-1918.
Schmidt diet - used to subsequently examine diarrheic stools.
Schmidt syndrome - one-sided paralysis caused by a lesion of the nucleus ambiguus and the nucleus accessorius. Synonym(s): polyglandular autoimmune syndrome
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