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Wilhelm Löffler - bibliography

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Biography

Swiss internist, born June 28, 1887, Basel; died 1972.

Bibliography

  • Über Porphyrinurie mit akuter aufsteigender Paralyse.
    Schweizerische Medizinische Wochenschrift (Correspondenz-Blatt für Schweizer Aerzte), Basel, 1919, 49:1871-8.
  • Encephalitis epidemica. With Rudolf Staehelin.
    In: Handbuch der inneren Medizin. Volume 1, 1. Berlin, 1925.
  • Febris undulans Bang des Menschen.
    In Würzburg. Abh. Bd- 26, H. 11. Leipzig, 1930.
  • Pathologisch-anatomische Befunde bei sog. Febris undulans des Menschen.
    With Ambrosius von Albertini (1894-1971).
    In Krkh.forschg. Volume 8, H. 1. Leipzig, 1930.
  • Christoph Mörgeli:
    Wilhelm Löffler und das eosinophile Lungeninfiltrat.
    Die Weltwoche, Zürich, 1987, 47, 19.11.: 37

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