Hear hoofbeats? Think Zebras ... it could be a Rare Disease! - MLD Foundation Blog
When we hear “clippity clop” our brains immediately think horses. Zebra is the American medical slang for arriving at an exotic medical diagnosis when a more commonplace explanation is more likely.[1] It is shorthand for the aphorism coined in the late 1940s by Dr. Theodore Woodward, professor at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, who … Continue reading →