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Erik Adolf von Willebrand - bibliography

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Finnish internist, born February 1, 1870, Vasa; died December 12, 1949, Pernå.


  • Zur Kenntnis der Blutver√§nderungen nach Aderlassen.
    Doctoral thesis, Helsinki, 1899.
  • J. E. Jorpes:
    E A von Willebrand och von Willebrands sjukdom.
    Nordisk Medicin, Stockholm, 1962, 67: 729-732.

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