Andersen’s disease An·der·sen’s disease (ān’dər-sənz)
See type 4 glycogenosis.
- Andersen, hans christian
andersen, hans christian A nineteenth-century Danish author noted for his fairy tales, including “The Emperor’s New Clothes,” “The Princess and the Pea,” and “The Ugly Duckling.”
Carl David, 1905–91, U.S. physicist: discoverer of the positron; Nobel Prize 1936. Dame Judith, 1898–1992, Australian actress in the U.S. Margaret Caroline, 1893?–1973, U.S. editor and magazine publisher. Marian, 1902–93, U.S. contralto. Maxwell, 1888–1959, U.S. dramatist. Philip Warren, born 1923, U.S. physicist: developer of solid-state circuitry; Nobel Prize 1977. Sherwood, 1876–1941, U.S. novelist and short-story […]
- Anderson shelter
noun (Brit) a small prefabricated air-raid shelter of World War II consisting of an arch of corrugated metal and designed to be partly buried in people’s gardens and covered with earth for protection
- Anderson splint
anderson splint Anderson splint n. A skeletal traction splint having pins inserted into the proximal and distal ends of a fracture; reduction is obtained by an external plate attached to the pins.