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Georges Froin

Born 1874
Died

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French physician, born 1874, Ch√Ęteauneuf, Charente.

Biography of Georges Froin

Georges Froin received his doctorate in Paris in 1904. He is remembered for having described in 1903 the so-called Froin's syndrome.

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