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Anton Wölfler

Born  1850
Died  1917

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Czech physician, born January 12, 1850, Kopezten (now Kopecs) near Kladrau, Böhmen; died January 31, 1917, Vienna.

Biography of Anton Wölfler

besides the eponyms enteres here, Wölflers name is also associated with an accessory thyroid gland.

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