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Moritz Roth - bibliography

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Swiss pathologist, born December 25, 1839, Basel; died November 4, 1914, Gottlieben (Thurgau) am Untersee.


    His articles on medical history were published in:
  • Virchows Archiv für pathologische Anatomie und Physiologie und für klinische Medizin, Berlin, from volume XXXVI.
  • Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Heilkunde, Bern, III.
  • Deutsche Zeitschrift für Chirurgie, Leipzig, I.
  • Correspondenz-Blatt für Schweizer Ärzte, Basel, 1874 ff.
  • Zeitschrift für Anatomie und Entwicklungsgeschichte, Berlin, 1876.
  • Archiv für Ophthalmologie, Berlin, XXV.
  • Beiträge zur vaterländische Geschichte, N. F., volume 2.

  • Andreas Vesalius Bruxellensis. Berlin, 1892.

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