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Pierre Joseph Cécilien Simonart

Born  1817
Died  1847

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Belgian gynaecologist, 1817-1847. Some writers give his life span as 1816-1846.

Biography of Pierre Joseph Cécilien Simonart

Pierre Joseph Cécilien Simonart was professor at the University of Brussels.


  • Sur l’accouchement prématuré artificiel, considéré sous le rapport médico-légal et obstétrical. Annales de médecine belge, 1843, 2.

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