Heberden

[hĕbər-dn]William 1710-1801

British physician who gave the first clinical description (1768) of angina pectoris.

Nearby words

  1. hyder ali,
  2. hyderabad,
  3. hydnocarpate,
  4. hydnocarpic acid,
  5. hydr-,
  6. hydra-headed,
  7. hydracid,
  8. hydraemia,
  9. hydragogue,
  10. hydralazine


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