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Guido Dagnini

Born  1905

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Italian physician, born 1905, Bologna.

Biography of Guido Dagnini

Guido Dagnini was professor of medical pathology at the University of Bologna from 1938 and from 1953 was head of the Ospedale Maggiore in Bologna. His major research interests were neurology and cardiology.

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