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Isaac Berconsky

Born 1899
Died 1971

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Argentine physician, born in Alexandrov, Russia, November 17, 1899; died 1971.

Biography of Isaac Berconsky

Pedro Cossio and Isaav 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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