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Nicolai Ivanowich Kashin - bibliography

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Biography

Russian physician, 1825-1872. Name also spelled Kaschin.

Bibliography

  • Über die Hydatiden in verschiedenen Organen des Körpers.
    Doctoral dissertation. Moscow, 1861.
  • Nachrichten über die Verbreitung des Kropfes und Kretinismus in den Grenzen der russischen Kaiserreichs. Mosk med Z 1861, 39-51,

    Biographical etc:
  • August Hirsch (1817-1894), publisher:
    Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte aller Zeiten und Völker.
    2nd edition. Berlin, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1929.
    First published in 6 volumes 1884-1888. 3rd edition, München 1962.
  • Barry G. Firkin and Judith A. Whitworth:
    Dictionary of Medical Eponyms.
    The Parthenon Publishing Group. 1989. New edition in 2002.

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