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Edward Bernard Blau

Born 1931
Died

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American paediatrician, born 1938, Minnesota.

Biography of Edward Bernard Blau

Edward Bernard Blau, director of a paediatric clinic in Marshfield, Wisconsin, described the syndrome in November 1985 in a family with eleven affected members over four generations. Already in Mai the same year Douglas A. Jabs had described another family with three affected members. Edward Bernard Blau has 45 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics and Pediatric Nephrology.
 

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