Dressler's syndrome


Dressler's syndrome
a form of pericarditis that occurs in relation to damage to he myocardium or pericardium

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  • DRESSLER, WILLIAM — (1890–1969), U.S. cardiologist and electrocardiographer. Born and educated in Austria, Dressler went to the United States as a refugee in 1938. From that year until 1967 when he became consultant, Dressler served as chief of the Cardiology Clinic …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Dressler syndrome — Dress·ler syndrome (dresґlər) [William Dressler, Polish born American physician, 1890–1969] postmyocardial infarction syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • syndrome — The aggregate of symptoms and signs associated with any morbid process, and constituting together the picture of the disease. SEE ALSO: disease. [G. s., a running together, tumultuous concourse; (in med.) a concurrence of symptoms, fr. syn,… …   Medical dictionary

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