Semelaigne

Sé·mé·laigne

(sā-mā-lān'),
Georges, 20th-century French pediatrician. See: Debré-Sémélaigne syndrome, Kocher-Debré-Sémélaigne syndrome.
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1) The adult and childhood forms characterized with increased muscle volume, slow movements and stiffness are known as Hoffmann's syndrome and Debre Kocher Semelaigne respectively.
Kocher Debre Semelaigne syndrome (KDSS) is a rare condition of muscular pseudo hypertrophy and long standing moderate to severe hypothyroidism in children and Hoffmann syndrome (HF) in adults.
On the basis of myopathy and muscular hypertrophy associated with congenital hypothyroidism, a diagnosis of Kocher Debre Semelaigne syndrome was made.
Kocher Debre Semelaigne syndrome is a rare condition of muscular pseudohypertrophy and long standing moderate to severe hypothyroidism in children.
Kocher-Debre Semelaigne syndrome is a specific, rare form of hypothyroid myopathy, which causes hypertrophy of muscle.
Report of Two Cases of Kocher-Debre Semelaigne Syndrome.
Kocher Debre Semelaigne syndrome: regression of pseudohypertrophy of muscles on thyroxine.
Kocher Debre Semelaigne syndrome and associated orofacial aspects: report of a case.
The myopathology of Kocher Debre Semelaigne syndrome: Electromyography, Light- and Electron-Microscopic study.
For further details on Lelut's life, see Dr Rene Semelaigne, Les Pionniers de la psychiatrie francaise (1: 286-94).