Jean Martin Charcot

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Noun1.Jean Martin Charcot - French neurologist who tried to use hypnotism to cure hysteria (1825-1893)
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She then developed a condition known as Charcot joint, which causes nerve damage, loss of movement and loss of sensation.
Localized marrow expansion is a response to local stimuli, such as fracture, inflammation, orthopedic hardware, a Charcot joint, and even calvarial hyperostosis.