- A dictionary of medical eponyms

Aleksei Ivanovich Abrikossoff - bibliography

Related eponyms


Russian pathologist, born January 6, 1875, Moscow; died 1955. Name also spelled Abrikosov


  • Aneurysma des linken Herzventrikels mit abnormer Abgangstelle der linken Koronararterie von der Pulmonalis bei einem funsonatlichen Kinde.
    Virchows Archiv für pathologische Anatomie und Physiologie und für klinische Medizin, Berlin, 1911, 203: 413-420.
  • Osnovy obschei pathologicheskoi anatomi.
    Izd. 4. Moskva, Gosud. izdat. biol. med. liter., 1936. 403 pages.
  • Technika patologoanatomicheskikh vskrytii trupov.
    Moskva, Gosud. izdat. biol. med. liter., 1936. 175 pages.
  • Chastnaia patologicheskaia anatomiia.
    Izd. 2. Vyp, 1-2. Moskva, Medgiz, 1947. 2 volumes. 184 pages; 574 pages. Biographicl etc:
  • Isidor Fischer, publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre.
    Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932.
  • Jeremy M. Norman, editor:
    Morton’s Medical Bibliography. An annotated Check-list of Texts Illustrating the History of Medicine (Garrison and Morton).
    Fifth edition. Scolar Press, 1991.

What is an eponym?

An eponym is a word derived from the name of a person, whether real or fictional. A medical eponym is thus any word related to medicine, whose name is derived from a person.

What is Whonamedit?

Whonamedit.com is a biographical dictionary of medical eponyms. It is our ambition to present a complete survey of all medical phenomena named for a person, with a biography of that person.


Whonamedit? does not give medical advice.
This survey of medical eponyms and the persons behind them is meant as a general interest site only. No information found here must under any circumstances be used for medical purposes, diagnostically, therapeutically or otherwise. If you, or anybody close to you, is affected, or believe to be affected, by any condition mentioned here: see a doctor.