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Franz König - bibliography

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Biography

German surgeon, born February 10, 1832, Rotenburg an der Fulda, Hessen; died December 12, 1910, Grunewald near Berlin.

Bibliography

  • Lehrbuch der allgemeinen Chirurgie für Ärzte und Studierende. Berlin, 1889.
  • Die Gelenkerkrankungen bei Blutern mit Berücksichtigung der Diagnose.
    Sammlung klinische Vorträge, Leipzig, N.F. 1890, 11: 233-42.
    König gave a detailed description of joint involvement in Haemophilia.
  • Lebenserinnerungen. Berlin, 1912. Biographical/obituary:
    Berliner klinische Wochenschrift, 1902, 39: 155.
    Münchener medizinische Wochenschrift, 1911, page 203 (Wilhelm Müller, 1855-).

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