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Xavier Galezowski - bibliography

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Biography

Polish-French ophthalmologist, born 1832, Lipowice, Poland; died 1907.

Bibliography

  • Étude ophtalmoscopique sur les Altérations du nerf optique et sur les maladies cérébrales dont elles dépendent. Paris, Libraire de L. Leclerc, 1865.
  • Sur les alterations de la rétine et de la choroi de dans la diathese tuberculouse.
    1867.
  • Du diagnostic des maladies des yeux par la chromatoscopie rétinienne, précédé d'une étude sur les lois physiques et physiologiques des couleurs.
    Paris, J.-B- Baillière et fils. Libraire de l'Academie impériale de médecine, 1868.
  • Traité de maladies des yeux. 1872.
  • Echelles typographiques et chromatiques pour l'examen de l'acuite visuelle. 1874.
  • Traité iconographique d'ophtalmoscopie. 1876.
  • Leçons cliniques d'ophtalmologie. Paris, Felix Alcan, 1902. August Hirsch, publisher:
  • Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte aller Zeiten und Völker.
    Urban & Schwarzenberg. 2nd edition. Berlin, 1929. Volume 2: 668-669. Pierre M. Amalric (1923-1999):
  • The Galezowski tradition in Paris.
    Documenta Ophtalmologica, Den Haag, January 1999, 98 (1): 105-113.

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