(ah-dak' -til-us) [see Adactylism].
Without fingers or toes.
Adam's Apple. See Pomum adami.
Adamkiewicz's Reaction for Proteids. To a mixture of 1 volume concentrated sulfuric ADAMS' DISEASE 27 ADENOCARCINOMA acid and 2 volumes glacial acetic acid add the proteid. At the ordinary temperature a reddish-violet color is obtained slowly, but more quickly on heating. The liquid has also a feeble fluorescence, and gives an ab- sorption band between the lines B and F in the solar spectrum.
Adams' Disease. See Adams-Stokes' Disease.
Adams-Stokes' Disease. Permanent or recur- rent bradycardia, combined with syncopal or epileptoid attacks, dependent probably upon arteriosclerosis of the vertebral and basilar arteries.
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