Sydenham, Thomas

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Thomas, English physician, 1624-1689.
Sydenham chorea - a postinfectious chorea appearing several months after a streptococcal infection, with subsequent rheumatic fever. Synonym(s): Sydenham disease; Sydenham syndrome
Sydenham cough
Sydenham disease - Synonym(s): Sydenham chorea
Sydenham syndrome - Synonym(s): Sydenham chorea
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