Bornholm disease

Word Origin for Bornholm disease

C20: named after Bornholm, where it was first described
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bornholm disease in Medicine

Bornholm disease

[bôrnhōm′, -hōlm′, -hôlm′]
n.
  1. epidemic pleurodynia
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