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Jean Charles Eugène Foltz - bibliography

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Biography

French anatomist and ophthalmologist, born January 28, 1822, Nancy; died November 18, 1876.

Bibliography

  • Études sur le liquide cephalo-rachidien. Gazette médicale de Paris, 1855.
  • Expériences sur la physiologie du coeur.
    Annales de la Société de médecine de Lyon, 1855.
  • Sur le traitement méchanique de la myopie.
    Annales de la Société de médecine de Lyon, 1859.
  • Anatomie et physiologie des conduits lacrymaux.
    Annales de la Société de médecine de Lyon, 1862.
    An expanded version of this article was published in the same journal as well as in Journal de physiologie in 1862.
  • Sur les fonctions de la rate. Annales de la Société de médecine de Lyon, 1861.

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