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Johann Georg Mönckeberg - bibliography

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Biography

German pathologist, born August 5, 1877, Hamburg; died March 22, 1925, Bonn.

Bibliography

  • Die Degeneration der markhaltigen Nervenfasern der Wirbeltiere unter hauptsächerlicher Berücksichtigung des Verhaltens der primitivfibrillen. 1899.
  • Untersuchungen über das Atrioventricularbündel im menschlichen Herzen.
    Jena, 1908.
  • Herzmissbildungen. Jena, 1912.
  • Die anatomischen Grundlagen der normalen und pathologischen Herztätigkeit.
    Leipzig and Dresden, Steinkopff, 1919.
  • Die Missbildungen des Herzens – Die Erkrankungen des Myokards und des spezifischen Muskelsystemss – Die Erkrankungen des Herzbeutelse.
    Handbuch der speziellen pathologischen Anatomie, volume 2. Berlin and Vienna, 1924.
  • Der funktionelle Bau des Säugetierherzens Herzmissbildungen und deren Folgen für den Kresilauf.
    Handbuch der normalen und pathologischen Physiologie, volume 7,1. Berlin, 1926. Biographical:
  • Isidor Fischer (1869-1943), publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre.
    Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932.
  • Barry G. Firkin and Judith A. Whitworth:
    Dictionary of Medical Eponyms.
    The Parthenon Publishing Group. 1989. New edition in 2002.

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