Medical Dictionary

Sprengel's deformity

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noun Spreng·el's deformity \ˈshpreŋ-əlz-\

Medical Definition of Sprengel's deformity

  1. :  a congenital elevation of the scapula

Biographical Note for sprengel's deformity

Sprengel

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Otto Gerhard Karl

(1852–1915), German surgeon. Sprengel described a congenital elevation of the scapula in 1891.


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