Pel-Ebstein fever

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Pel-Ebstein fever

[′pel ′eb‚stīn ‚fē·vər]
(medicine)
A relapsing fever characteristic of Hodgkin's disease.
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It was not until 1885 that Wilhelm Ebstein, Professor at the University of Gottingen, developed the theory of gout's relationship to uric acid (Porter and Rousseau 185-87).