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Charles Mantoux - bibliography

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French physician, born May 14, 1877, Paris; died 1947.


  • La syphilis nerveuse latente et les stigmates nerveux de la syphilis.
    Paris, 1904.
  • Intradermo-reaction de la tuberculine.
    Comptes rendus de l’Académie des sciences, Paris, 1908, 147, 355-357.
    Mendel-Mantoux test.

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