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Gustav Heuck - bibliography

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Biography

German surgeon, Born August 25, 1854, Kuetzerhof near Dargun, Mecklenburg; Died November 17, 1940, Karlsruhe.

Bibliography

  • Zwei Fälle von Leukaemie mit eigentümlichen Blut- resp. Knochenbefund.
    [Virchows] Archiv für pathologische Anatomie und Physiologie und für klinische Medicin, Berlin, 1879, 78 : 475-496.
  • Ein Fall von perniciöser Intermittens mit Melanaemie.
    Berliner Klinische Wochenschrift, 1879, 13: 1-16.
  • Ueber angeborenen vererbten Beweglichkeitsdefekt der Augen.
    Klinische Monatsblätter für Augenheilkunde, July 1879, 17: 253-278
  • Zur Extirpation der malignen Schädelgeschwülste.
    Berliner Klinische Wochenschrift, 1882, 17: 1-17
  • Ein Beitrag zur Sehnenplastik.
    Centralblatt für Chirurgie, Leipzig, 1882, 9: 289-292.
  • Zur Statistik und operativen Behandlung des Darmkrebses.
    [Langenbecks] Archiv für klinische Chirurgie, Berlin, 1884, 29 (3): 1-43.

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