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François Henri Hallopeau - bibliography

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French dermatologist, born January 17, 1842, Paris; died March 1919.


  • Études sur les myélites chroniques diffuses. Paris, 1875.
  • Des paralysies bulbaires. Paris, 1875.
  • Du mercure; action physiologique et thérapeutique.
    Thesis for agrégé, Paris, 1878; translated into Spanish.
  • Traité élémentaire de pathologie générale.
    Paris, 1884. 4th edition 1893. 6th edition 1904. Translated into several languages.
  • Leçons sur les maladies cutanées et syphilitiques, les naevi. Paris, 1891.
  • Traité pratique de dermatologie. With Émile Leredde. Paris, Baillière, 1900.
  • Traité de la syphilis. With C. Fouquet. Paris, Baillière, 1910.

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