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Edward Hartley Angle - bibliography

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American dentist, born June 1, 1855, Herrick, Bradfour County, Pennsylvania; died August 11, 1930, Pasadena.


  • Notes on orthodontia, with a new system of regulation and retention.
    Transactions of the 9th International Congress of Medicine, 1887, 5: 565-572.
  • Treatment of malocclusions of teeth.
    Philadelphia, 1887; 7th edition, 1907; translated into German.

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