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Isidor Neumann, Edler von Heilwart - bibliography

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Austrian dermatologist, born March 2, 1832, Misslitz, Mähren; died August 31, 1906, Vöslau near Vienna.


  • Lehrbuch der Hautkrankheiten.Wien, 1869.
  • Ueber eine noch wenig bekannte Hautkrankheit (Dermatitis circumscripta herpetiformis).
    Vierteljahrsschrift für Dermatologie und Syphilis, Wien, 1875, 2: 41-52.
    First description of Mibelli's disease II.
  • Syphilis.
    In Carl Wilhelm Hermann Nothnagel (1841-1905), et al, publisher: Handbuch der speciellen Pathologie und Therapie. Volume VIIIV, ienna, 1896 [24 volumes 1894-1905].

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