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Gabriel Andral - bibliography

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French physician, born November 6, 1797, Paris; died February 13, 1876, Châteauvieux.


  • Recherches sur l’expectoration dans les différentes maladies de poitrine.
    Thèse. 104 pages. Paris, 1821, No. 89.
  • An antiquorum doctrina de crisibus et diebus criticis admittenda? an in curandis morbis et praesertim acutis observanda?
    Concours thesis for agrégé, 1824.
  • Traité d'anatomie pathologique. 3 volumes, Paris 1829.
    Spanish translation by Justo Aceñero: Principios generales de patologia; deducidos de las causas naturaleza y variedades de las lesiones orgánicas. Madrid, Verges, 1831. 3 volumes.
  • Précis d’anatomie pathologique.
    2 volumes. v, 479, 364 pages. Bruxelles, Société typographique belge, Ad. Wahlen et compe., 1837.
  • Clinique médicale, ou choix d’observations recueillies à la clinique de M. Lerminier.
    5 volumes. Paris, Gabon et cie., 1823-1827. [5th volume, 2nd edition].
    3rd edition as: Clinique médicale, ou choix d’observations recueillies à l’Hôpital de la Charité, (clinique de M. Lerminier). 5 volumes. Paris, D. Cavellin, 1834.
    Last edition 1848; German translation in 5 volumes, 1842-1848.
    Lerminier is Nilammon-Théodore Lerminier (1770-1836), physician at the Charité and one of the founders of the Académie de médecine. Lerminier was recognized for his support of talented young physicians, among who was Gabriel Andral.
  • The clinique médicale; or reports of medical cases. Condensed and translated, with observations extracted from the writings of the most; by D. Spillan. Part II, containing diseases of the chest. 217-412 pages. London, Henry Renshaw, 1835.
    D. Spillan is probably Dr. Daniel Spillam (or Spillan), an Irish physician who died in poverty in London in 1854.
  • Medical clinic; or reports of medical cases. Condensed and translated by D. Spillan. Containing diseases of the encephalon, with extracts from Ollivier’s work on diseases of the spinal cord and its membranes.
    299 pages. Philadelphia, Barrington & Haswell, 1838.
    Ollivier is probably the Frenh physician Charles-Prosper Ollivier d'Angers (1796-1845).
  • Cours de pathologie interne professée à la faculté de médecine de Paris. Recuilli et rédigé par Amédée Latour.
    3 volumes. Paris, Rouvier et Labouvier, 1836.
    Latour is Jean Raimond Jacques Amédée Latour (1805-1882), successively editor in chief of several medical journals, and founder of L’union médicale.
  • Essai d'hématologie pathologique.
    186 pages. Paris, Fortin, Masson et cie., 1843.
    This short volume is the first monograph on haematology and one of the most important works in the history of haematology. Here Andral first uses the terms "anaemia" and "hyperaemia" and clearly describes a number of diseases of the blood including lead poisoning, septicaemia and polycythaemia.
  • Pathological hæmatology. An essay on the blood in disease.
    Translated from the French by B. J. F. Meigs and Alfred Stillé (1813-1900). 129 pages. Philadelphia, Lea & Blanchard, 1844.
  • Medical clinic : diseases of the abdomen. Condensed and translated, with observations, by D. Spillan.
    420 pages. Philadelphia, Barrington & Haswell, 1843.
  • Medical clinic : diseases of the chest, condensed and translated, with observations, By D. Spillan.
    408 pages. Philadelphia, E. Barrington & George D. Haswell, 1843.
  • Recherches sur la quantité d’acide carbonique exhalé par le poumon dans l’espèce humaine.
    Written with Jules Gavarret (1816-1890). 30 pages., 1 pl. Paris, Masson & cie., 1843. [Ext. Annales de chimie et de physique.]
  • Die Krankheiten des Gehirns.
    First German edition. Königsberg, Bei Gebrüder Bornträger, 1857. 298 pages.

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