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Gustav Hauser - bibliography

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German pathologist and bacteriologist, born July 13, 1856, Nördlingen im Ries; died 1935.


  • Das chronische Magengeschwür. Leipzig, 1883.
  • Über Fäulnisbakterien und deren Beziehungen zur Septikämie. Leipzig, 1885.
  • Das Zylinderepithelkarzinom des Magens und des Dickdarms. Jena, 1890.
  • Die Geschichte des Lehrstuhles für pathologische Anatomie und das neue pathologische Institut in Erlangen. Jena, 1907.
  • Die Zenkersche Sekstionstechnik. Jena, 1913.
  • Die peptischen Schädigungen des Magens, des Duodenums und der Speiseröhre und das peptische postoperative Jejunalgeschwür.
    In: Handbuch der pathologischen Anatomie, volume 4, 1. Berlin, 1926.

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