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Frans Ali Krogius - bibliography

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Finnish surgeon, born November 7, 1864, Helsinki; died November 30, 1939, Freiburg im Breisgau.


  • Recherches bactérilogiques sur l’infection urinaire.
    Helsingfors, 1892.
  • Urinvägarnas kirurgiske sjukdomar.
    Helsingfors, 1898; 4th edition, 1930.
  • Über die von Processus vermiformis ausgehende eitrige diffuse Peritonitis und ihre chirurgische Behandlung. Jena, 1901.
  • Om den s.k. blindtarminflammationen. Stockholm, 1906.
  • Über die chirurgische Behandlung der diffusen eitrigen Peritonitis.
    Sammlung klinischer Vorträge, Nr. 467/468. Leipzig, 1907.
  • Om kräftsvulsterna. Helsingfors, 1916.

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