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Siegmund Auerbach - bibliography

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German neurosurgeon, born 1860; died July 15, 1923, Frankfurt am Main.


  • Die Hauptursachen der häufigsten Lähmungstypen.
    Sammlung klinisher Vorträge, Leipzig, 1911/13, XII, 147-189.
  • Der Kopfschmerz.
    Berlin 1912; translated into English.
  • Die chirurgischen Indikationen der Nervenheilkunde.
    Berlin 1914.

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