Tabes dorsalis

Tabes dorsalis
Tabes Ta"bes (t[=a]"b[=e]z), n. [L., a wasting disease.] (Med.) Progressive emaciation of the body, accompanied with hectic fever, with no well-marked local symptoms. [1913 Webster]

{Tabes dorsalis} (t[=a]"b[=e]z d[^o]r*s[=a]"l[i^]s) [NL., tabes of the back], locomotor ataxia; -- sometimes called simply tabes.

{Tabes mesenterica}[NL., mesenteric tabes], a wasting disease of childhood characterized by chronic inflammation of the lymphatic glands of the mesentery, attended with caseous degeneration. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • TABES DORSALIS — (спинная сухотка, сухотка спинного мозга, прогрессивная локомоторная атаксия, ataxie locomotrice progressive), хрон. сифилитическое заболевание нервной системы, поражающее преимущественно в спинном мозгу систему задних столбов и задних корешков,… …   Большая медицинская энциклопедия

  • tabes dorsalis — [dôr sā′lis, dôrsal′is] n. [ModL, tabes of the back: see TABES & DORSAL1] a chronic disease of the nervous system, usually caused by syphilis and characterized by disturbances of sensations, loss of reflexes and of muscular coordination,… …   English World dictionary

  • tabes dorsalis — tabes dor·sa·lis dȯr sā ləs, sal əs n a syphilitic disorder that involves the dorsal horns of the spinal cord and the sensory nerve trunks and that is marked by wasting, pain, lack of coordination of voluntary movements and reflexes, and… …   Medical dictionary

  • tabes dorsalis — ataxia locomotriz progresiva Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

  • Tabes dorsalis —   [zu lateinisch dorsum »Rücken«] die, , volkstümliche Bezeichnung Rückenmarkschwindsucht, besondere Erscheinungsform der Syphilis im Spätstadium mit fortschreitender entzündlicher Degeneration der Hinterstränge des Rückenmarks und der Wurzeln… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Tabes dorsalis — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 29061 ICD10 = ICD10|A|52|1|a|50 ICD9 = ICD9|094.0 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = neuro eMedicineTopic = 684 MeshID = D013606 Tabes dorsalis is a slow degeneration of the nerve… …   Wikipedia

  • Tabes dorsalis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 A52.1 Floride Neurosyphilis A52.2 Asymptomatische Neurosyphilis A52.3 Neurosyphilis, n …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • tabes dorsalis — /dawr sal is, say lis/, Pathol. syphilis of the spinal cord and its appendages, characterized by shooting pains and other sensory disturbances, and, in the later stages, by paralysis. Also called locomotor ataxia. [1675 85; < NL tabes dorsalis… …   Universalium

  • tabes dorsalis — noun /ˈteɪbiːz dɔːˈseɪlɪs/ locomotor ataxia , 1970: Malcolm X: the death of terminal fibrillation, as elegant as the trembling of hands in tabes dorsalis JG Ballard, The Atrocity Exhibition …   Wiktionary

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