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Ferdinand Siegert - bibliography

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German paediatrician, born April 22, 1865, Neuwied am Rhein; died 1946.


  • Vier Jahre vor und nach der Einführung der Serumbehandlung der Diphterie.
    Berlin, 1900.
  • Die Chorea minor. Würzburger Abhandlungen aus dem Gesamtgebiet der Medizin 8, H. 3, Würzburg, 1907.
  • Erkrankungen der Schilddrüse.
    Handbuch der Kinderheilkunde, 2nd edition, volume 3, Leipzig, 1910.
  • Die Athyrecose im Kindesalter.
    Handbuch der inneren Sekretionen, volume 3, 1; Leipzig, 1928.

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