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In 1994 (Dec.10) London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Dr.A.MALIN et al wrote on Epitrochlear lymph nodes as a marker of HIV.
Dr.MALIN reminded us of Sir William OSLER's
use of the combined two-handed hand-elbow salutation to detect the
epitrochlear lympadenopathy of secondary Syphilis.
Sad I can't remember the distinguished London physician(in the 1950s)
who demonstrated the hand shake combined with the "warmth" of the elbow
grasp with a discrete epitrochleal feel. It could have been Drs.
HABER, MEADOWS or PAPPWORTH. The Old Saw said " An epitrochlear node in a
Bishop is still an epitrochlear node".