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Bernhard Moritz Carl Ludwig Riedel - bibliography

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Biography

German surgeon, born September 18, 1846, Teschentin, Grossherzogtum Mecklenburg; died September 12, 1916, Jena.

Bibliography

  • Die entzündlichen Processe und die Geschwülste am Halse.
    With Franz König. Deutsche Chirurgie, 1882, volume 36.
  • Über acute Darmwandbrüche.
    [Volkmann’s] Sammlung klinischer Vorträge, Leipzig, 1886.
  • Erfahrungen über die Gallensteinkrankheiten mit und ohne Icterus. Berlin, 1892.
  • Anleitung zum Operieren an der Leiche und am Lebenden. Jena, 1896.

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