Alexander Tietze

Born 1864
Died 1927

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German surgeon, born February 6, 1864, Liebenau, Neumark; died March 19, 1927, Breslau.

Biography of Alexander Tietze

Alexander Tietze studied at Breslau (Wroclaw), obtaining his doctorate in 1887. From 1888-1895 he was assistant at the Breslau surgical clinic. In 1894 he was habilitated for surgery and in 1896 became primary physician at the Allerheiligen-Hospital. He wrote an excellent textbook on emergency surgery which was published in 1927 and contributed numerous papers on surgical topics.

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