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Gottlieb Heinrich Bergmann - bibliography

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German psychiatrist, born June 12, 1781, Erichshagen near Nienburg an der Weser; died October 29, 1861.


  • Diss . . . sistens primas lineas pathologiae comparatae.
    Doctoral dissertation, Göttingen, 1804.
  • Neue Untersuchungen über die innere Organisation des Gehirns. 1831.
    [Müller’s] Archiv für Anatomie, Physiologie und wissenschaftliche Medizin, Berlin, 1841.

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