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Antonin Poncet - bibliography

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French surgeon, born March 28, 1849, Saint-Trivier sur Moignans, Ain; died September 16, 1913, Culoz.


  • De l’hématocèle périutérine. Paris, 1878.
  • Traité clinique de l’actinomycose humaine.
    With Léon Eugène Bérard (1870-1956). Paris, 1898.
  • Traité de la cystostomie sus-pubienne chez les prostatiques. Création d'un urèthre hypogastrique.
    With Xavier Delore (1828-1917). Paris, Masson et cie éditeurs, 1899. 444 pages.

  • Traité de l’uréthrostomie. With Xavier Delore. Paris, 1900.
  • Rhumatisme tuberculeux. With M. Mailland. Paris, 1909.

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