n. family name; Abel Ayerza (1861-1918), Argentinian physician

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  • Ayerza — is an Argentine surname shared by several notable people, among them being: * Josefina Ayerza (b. before 1970), Argentine writer and psychoanalyst living in the United States * Marcos Ayerza (b. 1983), Argentine rugby player …   Wikipedia

  • Ayerza — L., Argentinian physician, 1861–1918. See A. disease, A. syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • ayerza's — ayer·za s …   English syllables

  • Ayerza-Krankheit — [ajạ̈rßa...; nach dem argentin. Internisten Abel Ayerza, 1861 1918]: durch ↑Zyanose gekennzeichnetes, bei ↑Pulmonalsklerose vorkommendes Symptomenbild …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Ayerza's disease — Ayer·za s disease ə yər zəz n a complex of symptoms marked esp. by cyanosis, dyspnea, polycythemia, and sclerosis of the pulmonary artery Ayerza ä yer sä Abel (1861 1918) Argentinean physician. Ayerza was a professor of clinical medicine at the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Ayerza disease syndrome — Ayer·za disease, syndrome (ah yārґsah) [Abel Ayerza, Argentine physician, 1861–1918] see under disease and syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • ayerza's disease — əˈyerzəz noun Usage: usually capitalized A Etymology: after Abel Ayerza died 1918 Argentine physician : a complex of symptoms marked especially by cyanosis, dyspnea, polycythemia, and sclerosis of the pulmonary artery …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ayerza disease — a form of polycythemia vera associated with sclerosis of the pulmonary artery, marked by chronic cyanosis, dyspnea, bronchitis, bronchiectasis, enlargement of liver and spleen, and hyperplasia of bone marrow …   Medical dictionary

  • Ayerza syndrome — pulmonary hypertension with dilatation of the pulmonary arteries, related to disease of the lungs; cf. plexogenic pulmonary arteriopathy …   Medical dictionary

  • Ayerza's disease — n. sclerosis of the pulmonary arteries, condition similar to erythremia that results from pulmonary arteriosclerosis or pulmonary hypertension (characterized by chronic dyspnea, chronic cyanosis and increase in size of the liver and spleen) …   English contemporary dictionary

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