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Where did the name raynaud’s come from?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: French physician

The scleroderma foundation website states that in 1862, auguste-maurice raynaud, a french physician, wrote a thesis describing the color changes of hands and feet triggered by exposure to cold.
Scleroderma is an autoimmune disorder (connective tissue disorder) in which patients can have raynaud's symptoms as part of their disease.

In brief: French physician

The scleroderma foundation website states that in 1862, auguste-maurice raynaud, a french physician, wrote a thesis describing the color changes of hands and feet triggered by exposure to cold.
Scleroderma is an autoimmune disorder (connective tissue disorder) in which patients can have raynaud's symptoms as part of their disease.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Richard Sanders
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: A doctor

Dr. Maurice raynaud, a french physician, described the symptoms in 1862.

In brief: A doctor

Dr. Maurice raynaud, a french physician, described the symptoms in 1862.
Dr. Richard Sanders
Dr. Richard Sanders
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