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Hastings Gilford (1861–1941) was an English surgeon, best known for his description of Hutchinson–Gilford progeria syndrome in 1897.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Gilford H; Shepherd, RC (1904). "Ateleiosis and progeria: continuous youth and premature old age". Br. Med. J. 2 (5157): 914–8. PMC 1990667. PMID 14409225.
  2. ^ "dictionary of medical eponyms". Whonamedit. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
  3. ^ "Progeria 101: Frequently Asked Questions" (PDF). Progeriaresearch.org. Retrieved 21 February 2016.

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