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Wilhelm Hallermann - bibliography

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Biography

German ophthalmologist, born May 20, 1909, Dortmund.

Bibliography

  • Prof. Dr. W. Hallermann zum 65. Geburtstag.
    Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, Stuttgart, 1974, 99: 1046.

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