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Walter Karl Koch - bibliography

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Biography

German surgeon, born May 3, 1880, Dortmund.

Bibliography

  • Über Skorbut. With Ludwig Aschoff (1866-1942).
    Veröffentlichungen aus der Kriegs-, Gewerbe und Konstitutionspathologie, volume 1, 1; Jena, G. Fischer, 1919.
  • Über die russisch-rumänische Kastratensekte der Skopzen. Jena, 1921.
  • Der Funktionelle Bau des menschlichen Herzens. Berlin and Vienna, 1922.
  • Thoraxschnitte von Erkrankungen der Brustorgane. Berlin, 1924.
  • Missbildungen von Magen und Darm.
    Handbuch der speziellen pathologischen Anatomie, volume 4; Berlin, 1926.
  • Anatomische Analyse des Röntgenbildschattens des Herzens.
    With W. Wieck. Jena, 1930.
  • Zusammenhangstrennungen, Lageveränderungen und Fremdkörper der Lunge- und Bronchien.
    Handbuch der speziellen pathologischen Anatomie, volume 3,2; Berlin, 1931.
  • Trichloräthylenvergiftung.
    Veröffentlichungen aus der Kriegs-, Gewerbe und Konstitutionspathologie, volume 7, 5; Jena, 1931.

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