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Pedro Cossio

Born 1900
Died 1986

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Argentine cardiologist, 1900-1986.

Biography of Pedro Cossio

Pedro Cossio and Isaac Berconsky, both professors in Buenos Aires, performed the fourth cardiac catheterisation in the world after Werner Forssmann (Germany, 1929), Otto Klein (Prague, 1930) and Jimenez Diaz and Sanchez Cuenca (Spain, 1930) and the first on the American Continent.

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