Shwartzman


Shwartzman
Gregory, Russian bacteriologist in U.S., 1896–1965. See S. phenomenon, S. reaction, generalized S. phenomenon, Sanarelli-S. phenomenon.

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  • Shwartzman reaction — Shwartz·man reaction shwȯrts mən , shwärts n either of two reactions resulting from administration of endotoxin to experimental animals and esp. rabbits: a) a generalized reaction following two intravenous injections of endotoxin given 24 hours… …   Medical dictionary

  • Shwartzman phenomenon — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 31433 ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D012790 Shwartzman phenomenon, also known as Shwartzman reaction, is a rare reaction of a body to… …   Wikipedia

  • Shwartzman reaction — Reaction that occurs when two injections of endotoxin are given to the same animal, particularly rabbits, 24h apart. In the local Shwartzman reaction the first injection is given intradermally, the second intravenously, and a haemorrhagic… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Shwartzman reaction (phenomenon) — Shwartz·man reaction (phenomenon) (shwahrtsґmən) [Gregory Shwartzman, Russian bacteriologist in the United States, 1896–1965] see under reaction …   Medical dictionary

  • Shwartzman phenomenon — see under reaction …   Medical dictionary

  • Shwartzman reaction generalized — a generalized reaction following two intravenous injections of endotoxin separated by 24 hours; it is characterized by widespread hemorrhages, bilateral cortical necrosis of the kidneys, and a marked fall in leukocyte and platelet counts and… …   Medical dictionary

  • Shwartzman reaction localized — a localized cutaneous reaction consisting of vascular necrosis, petechial hemorrhages, and leukocyte infiltration that occurs at the site of an original subcutaneous injection of endotoxin approximately 24 hours after an intravenous injection of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Réaction de Shwartzman — Classification et ressources externes DiseasesDB 31433 MeSH D012790 la réaction de Shwartzman, également connue sous le nom de Phénomène de Shwartzman, est une réaction (choc allergique ou endotoxique) rare d un org …   Wikipédia en Français

  • generalized Shwartzman reaction — n SHWARTZMAN REACTION (a) …   Medical dictionary

  • Sanarelli-Shwartzman-Phänomen — Sanarẹlli Shwartzman Phänomen [...schwạrtßmen...; nach dem ital. Bakteriologen Giuseppe Sanarelli (1864 1940) u. dem amer. Bakteriologen Gregory Shwartzman (1896 1965)]: Auftreten von anaphylaktischen Blutungen im Gewebe nach wiederholter… …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke


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