TITLE

Louis-Bar syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1266
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Louis-Bar syndrome" is presented. Louis-Bar syndrome refers to the condition of ataxia-telangiectasia. It was named after Denise Louis-Bar, a 20th century Belgian neuropathologist. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234498

 

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