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Ulysse Trélat - bibliography

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French physician, born August 13, 1828, Paris; died March 28, 1890.


  • Des fractures de l’extrémité inférieure. Doctoral dissertation, 1854.
  • De la nécrose phosphorée. Thèse d’agrégation, Paris, 1857.
  • Des tubercules de la langue.
  • Étude statistique de la maternité de Paris.
  • Leçons de clinique chirurgicale professés à la Charité en 1875 et 1876. 1877.
  • Clinique chirurgicale. With Pierre Delbet (1861-1925). 1891.

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