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Alexander Schmincke - bibliography

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Biography

German pathologist, born September 19, 1877, Nürnberg; died 1953.

Bibliography

  • Die Eintrittspforten der Tuberkulsoe in den menschlichen Organismus.
    Würzburger Abhandlungen aus dem Gesamtgebiet der praktischen Medizin, volume 10; Würzburg, 1910.
  • Die Kriegserkrankungen der quergestreiften Muskulatur.
    Sammlung klinischer Vorträge, Leipzig, 1918.
  • Pathologische Anatomie der Leber, der Gallenwege, der Gallenblase und des Pankreas.
    Handbuch der allgemeinen Pathologie und der pathologischen Anatomie des Kindesalters, volume 2, 3; Munich, 1924.
  • Methoden zur morphologischen Untersuchung der Milz.
  • Methoden zum Studium der Pathologie des Wachstums und der Entwicklung.
    Handbuch der biologische Arbeitsmethoden, part 8, T. 1,1; Berlin and Vienna, 1924.
  • Pathologie des Thymus.
    Handbuch der speziellen pathologischen Anatomie, volume 8, Berlin, 1926.

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