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Georg Axhausen - bibliography

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Biography

German face and jaw surgeon, born March 24, 1877, Landsberg an der Warthe; died 1960.

Bibliography

  • Histologische Studien über die Ursachen und den Ablauf des Knochenbaus im osteoplastischen Karzinom.
    Virchows Archiv für pathologische Anatomie und Physiologie und für klinische Medizin, Berlin, 1909, 195: 358-462.
  • Atlas der Operationsübungen. München 1914.
  • Chirurgie des Anfängers. Berlin 1923.
  • Technik und Ergebnisse der Gaumenplastik.
    Leipzig, Thieme, 1936. 126 pages.
  • Die Kriegswundbehandlung in Kiefer-Gesichtsbereich; hrsg. im Auftrag der Deutschen Zahnärzteschaft.
    2nd edition, München, Lehmann, 1941. 89 pages.
  • Allgemeine Chirurgie in der Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde.
    3rd edition, München, Hanser, 1947. 461 pages. (Forms v. 6, Zahnärztliches Lehbruch.)

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