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Rudolf Robert Maier

Born 1824
Died 1888

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German physician, born April 9, 1824, Freiburg im Breisgau; died November 7, 1888, Freiburg.

Biography of Rudolf Robert Maier

Rudolf Robert Maier distinguished himself in outstanding pathological-anatomical works.

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