Parrot pseudoparalysis

Parrot pseudoparalysis
syphilitic pseudoparalysis apparent paralysis of one or more of the extremities of an infant owing to osteochondritis of an epiphysis in congenital syphilis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Parrot atrophy of newborn pseudoparalysis etc. — Par·rot atrophy of newborn, pseudoparalysis, etc. (pah roґ) [Joseph Marie Jules Parrot, French physician, 1829–1883] see under pseudoparalysis and sign, see marasmus, and see ciliospinal reflex, under reflex …   Medical dictionary

  • syphilitic arthritis — a rare form of bacterial arthritis occurring as a manifestation of primary, secondary, or tertiary syphilis; types include neuropathic arthropathy, Clutton joint, and Parrot pseudoparalysis …   Medical dictionary

  • Disease — Illness or sickness often characterized by typical patient problems (symptoms) and physical findings (signs). Disruption sequence: The events that occur when a fetus that is developing normally is subjected to a destructive agent such as the… …   Medical dictionary

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