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Yoshizo Koyanagi - bibliography

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Biography

Japanese ophthalmologist, 1880-1954.

Bibliography

  • Saiichi Mishima:
    Koyanagi, Yosizo. In: Jean-Paul Wayenborgh, editor (with the coopoeration of Saiichi Mishima and C. Richard Keeler): IBBO. International Biography and Bibliography of Ophthalmologists and Vision Scientists. Volume 1, Oostende, Belgium, 2001. (Hirschberg History of ophtalmology. The monographs; volume 7), page 470.

  • Isidor Fischer, publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre.
    Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932. Page 810.

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