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Pierre-Félix Lagrange - bibliography

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French ophthalmologist, born January 22, 1857, Soumensac, departement lot-et-Garonne, region Aquitaine, died April 22, 1928, Paris.


  • Anatomie pathologique et pathogénie du chalazion. Paris, 1889.
  • Leçons sur les anomalies de la réfraction et de l'examen du sens chromatique et du champ visuel. Paris, 1890.
  • Traité pratique des anomalies de la vision. Paris, 1892.
  • Etudes sur les tumeurs de l'oeil, de l'orbite et des annexes.
    Paris, G. Steinheil, 1893.
  • Traité des tumerurs de l'oeil. 2 volumes. Paris, 1901 and 1904.

  • Précis d'ophtalmologie. Paris, 1897; 3rd edition, 1907.
  • Rapport sur le diagnostic et le traitement des tumeurs de l'orbite. Paris, 1903.
  • Les fractures de l'orbite par projectiles de guerre.
    Paris, 1917; translated into English.
  • Atlas d'ophtalmoscopie de guerre. Paris, 1918.
  • Du glaucome et de l'hypotonie. Paris, 1922. Lagrange was co-publisher of the Encyclopédie française d'ophtalmologie.
    Paris, 1903-1910. Biographical etc:
  • Isidor Fischer (1869-1943), publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre.
    Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932.
  • Jeremy M. Norman, editor:
    Morton’s Medical Bibliography. An annotated Check-list of Texts Illustrating the History of Medicine (Garrison and Morton).
    Fifth edition. Scolar Press, 1991.
  • Wikipedia – the free encyclopædia on the Internet.

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