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Eduard Hubertus Hermans

Born 1894
Died 1981

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Dutch dermatologist and veneorologist, born September 2, 1894, Maastricht; died August 28, 1981.

Biography of Eduard Hubertus Hermans

Eduard Hubertus Hermans was a dermatologist and veneorologist working in Indonesia, Leiden and Rotterdam.

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