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William Gordon Lennox

Born  1884
Died  1960

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American neurologist, 1884-1960.

Biography of William Gordon Lennox


  • Margaret A. Lennox-Buchthal:
    William Gordon Lennox (1884-1960).
    In: Zur Geschichte der Epilepsie. Biographisches und Bibliographisches aus der Geschichte der Epilepsie. Mit einem Vorwort von Dr. Hansjörg Schneble. Robert Pfützner GmbH, München 1990.

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