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Alfons Maria Jakob - bibliography

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Biography

German neurologist, born July 2, 1884, Aschaffenburg am Main, Bavaria; died oktober 17, 1931, Hamburg.

Bibliography

  • Die extrapyramidalen Erkrankungen.
    In: Monographien aus dem Gesamtgebiete der Neurologie und Psychiatrie, volume 37, Berlin, 1923.
  • Normale und pathologische Anatomie und Histologie des Grosshirns.
    Separate printing of Handbuch der Psychiatrie. Leipzig and Vienna, 1927-1928.
  • Das Kleinhirn.
    In: Handbuch der mikroskopsichen Anatomie, Berlin, 1928, 4: 1.
  • Die Syphilis des Gehirns und seiner Häute.
    In: Oswald Bumke (1877-1950), publisher: Handbuch der Geisteskrankheiten. Berlin, 1930; 11.

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