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Paul Frangenheim - bibliography

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German surgeon, born July 4, 1876, Bochum; died October 28, 1930, Köln.


  • Die Krankheiten des Knochensystems im Kindesalter.
    Stuttgart, Ferdinand Enke, 1913.
  • Die Erkrankungen der Brustdrüse. With Albert Dietrich (1873-1961).
    Neue deutsche Chirurgie, volume 35, Stuttgart, 1926.
  • Syphilis der Knochen.
    In: Handbuch der Hautkrankheiten, volume 17, 3, Berlin, 1928.
  • Erwin Payr (1871-1947):
    Professor Paul Frangenheim †.
    Münchener medizinische Wochenschrift, 1930, 77: 2114-2115.

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