Morgagni-Stewart-Morel syndrome

Dr Henry Knipe and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Morgagni-Stewart-Morel syndrome​ consists of the triad of:

and along with these metabolic/hormonal disorders is associated with neuropsychiatric conditions. The cause is unclear. 

History and etymology

It was first described in 1765 by the Italian anatomist and pathologist Giovanni Battista Morgagni (1682-1771)

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Article information

rID: 6606
Section: Syndromes
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Morgagni syndrome
  • Morgagni's syndrome

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