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Brown

(brown),
Lester, U.S. otologist. See: Brown sign.

Brown

(brown),
Harold W., 20th-century U.S. ophthalmologist. See: Brown syndrome.

Brown

(brown),
James, U.S. plastic surgeon, 1899-1971. See: Brown-Adson forceps.

Brown

(brown),
James H., 20th-century U.S. microbiologist. See: Brown-Brenn stain.

Brown

(brown),
Robert, English botanist, 1773-1858. See: brownian motion, brownian movement, brownian-Zsigmondy movement.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
A number of individuals with the surname Brown have become the namesake for various conditions, including

(1) C.H. Brown (Brown-Vialetto-van Laere syndrome, also known as pontobulbar palsy with deafness);

(2) C.L. Brown (Brown-Symmers disease, also known as acute infantile encephalopathy);

(3) G.E. Brown (Horton-Magath-Brown syndrome, also known as Horton syndrome);

(4) J.W. Brown (Brown syndrome, also known as neural crest syndrome); and

(5) S.I. Brown (Brown syndrome, a term of recent vintage for corneal oedema following cataract extraction)
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

Patient discussion about Brown

Q. Is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs? My fitness instructor suggested me to have brown eggs instead of white eggs so is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs?

A. I have to agree with you. Never heard of any difference between the two and it doesnt sound reasonable that one is better to your health than the other...

Q. hey how about having brown rice in place of white or boiled rice…….?

A. Brown rice is a good carb, plus I personally think it tastes delicious.

Q. what is more healthy, brown sugar or fruit sugar?

A. fruit sugar

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4 Bake for 8-10 mins until they are light brown on the edges and still slightly soft in the centre if you press them.
They are characterized on the basis of their plumage color such as black, white black, light brown and dark brown.
Urediniospores globose, hyaline to light brown, 17-24 x 20-27 um; wall 1-1.5 um thick, echinulate; germ pores upto 8, obscure, scattered; paraphyses capitate, abundant, constricted at the neck, hyaline to light brown, 30-70 um long, apex 10-16 um wide while 5-10 um wide at the base, wall 1-1.5 um thick.
The researchers wanted to measure the concentrations of both the extractable and the cell-wall bound amounts in the three lighter rice varieties--white, light brown, and brown--and in the two darker rice varieties--red and purple.
They measured the concentrations of both the extractable and the cell-wall bound amounts in the three lighter rice varieties--white, light brown, and brown--and in the two darker rice varieties--red and purple.
The first youth was white, aged in his mid-teens, around 5ft 4ins to 5ft 6ins tall, slim with light brown hair.
200g blackberries 25g light brown sugar 5 sprays calorie controlled cooking spray 60g soft margarine, polyunsaturated 60g caster sugar 2 medium egg 120g self raising flour 270g low fat custard, ready to serve METHOD?
Inflorescence terminal, paniculate, erect to arched and/or pendulous, three divided; male inflorescence 50-180 cm high, three times branched, peduncle brown, erect, cylindric, 50-80 cm long, 8-12 mm diameter; peduncle bracts light brown linear to long triangular, 25-50 cm long.
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He is described as white, about 6ft 4ins tall and stocky, with short, light brown hair and a 'ruddy' complexion.
The man, who was of slim build with short, light brown hair, was wearing a grey checked hooded top, navy tracksuit bottoms and white running shoes.
Police are looking for a white man, aged 19 to 21, with light brown, curly hair and freckles.