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Alexis Labhart - bibliography

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Swisss internist, born May 4, 1916, St. Petersburg, Russia.


    A. Labhardt:
    Tuberculosis in Concentration Camps.
    Thesis, University of Basel, 1944.
  • E. R. Froesch, A. Labhart, R. Neher, A. Prader, W. Ziegler:
    Diagnostische Anwendung eines neuen Adrenostaticum.
    Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, Basel, 1959, 89:1232-4.
  • Peter Beighton & Gretha Beighton:
    The Person Behind the Syndrome. Springer Verlag, London, 1997.

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