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 (sĭd′n-əm), Thomas 1624-1689.
English physician who advocated the Hippocratic ideal of close observation and recorded firsthand accounts of numerous diseases, including Sydenham's chorea.
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The only talk before we turned her in at the garden gate was done by Gentleman, who told a pretty long story about a friend of his in Upper Sydenham who had been silly enough to marry, and had had trouble ever since.
Dean had parked outside partner Caroline Ellerby's flat in Upper Sydenham, South London.

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