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Ralph Douglas Kenneth Reye - bibliography

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Australian pathologist, born April 5, 1912, Townsville, Queensland, died 1977.


•  Histiocytic granulomatosis of infants: a comparison of certain ill-defined reticulo-
   endothelial hyperplasias, based on the study of four cases
   Doctoral dissertation. University og Sydney, 1945.

Brenda Heagney and G. N. B. Storey: 
•  Reye, Ralph Douglas Kenneth (1912–1977).

Barry G. Firkin and Judith A. Whitworth:
•  Dictionary of Medical Eponyms.
   The Parthenon Publishing Group. 1989. New edition in 2002.

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