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Jacob Arnold Bargen

Born 1894
Died

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American physician, born October 25, 1894, Mountain Lake, Minnesota.

Biography of Jacob Arnold Bargen

Jacob Arnold Bargen is known for his studies on diseases of the rectum and colon.

We thank Andy Lucas for information submitted. Andy Lucas is the archivist at the Mayo Clinic where Dr. J Arnold Bargen worked.

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