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Nil Feodorovich Filatov - bibliography

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Russian pediatrician, born April 16, 1847, Pensa; died January 26 (February 8), 1902, Moscow.


  • Lekcii ob ostrich infectionn├«ch bolieznyach u dietjai.
    Moscow, 1885-1887.
    (Lectures on Acute Infectious Diseases of Children).
  • Semiotika i diagnostika dietskich bolieznei. Moscow, 1890. Kratkiy utschebnik dietschkich bolieznei dlyya studentov posliednich semestrow. Moscow, 1893.

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