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William Alexander - bibliography

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English surgeon, 1844-1919


  • The pathology and surgical treatment of epilepsy and of inverterate uterine displacements.
  • The pathology and surgical treatment of diseases of the hip-joint. 1881. Won the Jacksonian prize.
  • The pathology and pathological relation of chronic rheumatic arthritis. Won the Astley-Cooper prize in 1883.
  • The treatment of uterine displacements by shortening the round ligaments. 1881.
  • The surgical treatment of epilepsy.
  • Removal of advanced cancerous disease of rectum by a new method. Liverpool Medico-Chirurgical Journal, 1887.

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