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Théophile A. J. Alajouanine

Born 1890-06-12
Died 1980

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French neurologist, born June 12, 1890, Verneix, département Allier; died 1980.

Biography of Théophile A. J. Alajouanine

Théophile A. J. Alajouanine was a pupil of Joseph Jules Dejerine (1849-1917) and worked with Georges Charles Guillain (1876-1961) and Charles Foix (1882-1927). He wrote prolifically on many topics but was especially interested in aphasia. The Laboratoire Théophile-Alajouanine, Centre hospitalier Côte-des-Neiges, Montréal, Canada, is named for him.

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