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Fred Wise

Born  1881
Died  1950

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American dermatologist, born October 3, 1881; died July 26, 1950.

Biography of Fred Wise

We thank Grace E. Jacobs for information submitted.


  • Fred Wise, M.D. (October 3, 1881-July 26, 1950).
    The Journal of Investigative Dermatology, October 1950, 15 (4): 265-266.

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