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Ludwik Rydigier - bibliography

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Polish surgeon, born August 21, 1850, Dossoczyn, western Prussia; died June 26, 1920, Lemberg.


  • Eine neue Methode zur Behandlung der Pseudoarthrosen. Jena, 1878.
  • Über Pylorusresektion. Sammlung klinischer Vorträge, Leipzig, 1882.
  • Wie soll man chloroformieren? Sammlung klinischer Vorträge, Leipzig, 1893.
  • Die Behandlung der Gelenkstuberkulose. Wien, 1895.

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