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Eugen von Hippel - bibliography

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German ophthalmologist, born August 3, 1867, Königsberg; died 1939.


  • Zur Ätiologie der Keratitis.
    Doctoral dissertation; Göttingen, 1889.
  • Über Siderosis bulbi. Leipzig, 1894. Über die Palliativtrepanation bei Stauungspupille. Leipzig, 1909.
  • Die Krankheiten des Sehnerven.
    In: Edwin Theodor Saemisch and Albrecht von Graefe: Handbuch der gesammten Augenheilkunde. 7 volumes. Volume 2. A, volume 7, 2. Leipzig, 1922.

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