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Willibald Oscar Scholz - bibliography

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Biography

German neurologist and psychiatrist, born December 15, 1889, Greiz in Thüringen; died 1971.

Bibliography

  • Epilepsie.
    In: Oswald Bumke (1877-1950), publisher: Handbuch der Geisteskrankheiten, volume 11, Berlin, 1930.

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