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Moriz Oppenheim - bibliography

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Austrian dermatologist, born January 1, 1876, Vienna; died 1949, United Sates of America.


  • Kurzes Repetitorium der Pathologie und Therapie der venerischen Krankheiten.
    2nd edition, Leipzig and Vienna, 1902.
  • Mycetoma pedis (Madurafuss).
    In: Handbuch der Hautkrankheiten, volume 3, Vienna, 1904.
  • Atlas der venerischen Affektionen der Portio vaginalis uteri und der Vagina.
    Lepizig and Vienna, 1908.
  • Die Hautatrophien. With E. Finger. Leipzig and Vienna, 1910.
  • Über eine eigene Art der Nagelabhebung bei Wäscherinnen.
    In: Arb. soz. Med, H. 1. Vienna and Leipzig 1910.
  • Praktikum der Haut- und Geschlechtskrankheiten.
    Leipzig and Vienna, 1913; 5th edition, 1927; translated into Serbocroatian and Russian.
  • Die Schädigung der Haut durch Beruf und gewerbliche Arbeit.
    3 volumes, Leipzig, 1915-1926.
  • Leitfaden der Pflege bei Haut- und Geschlechtskrankheiten.
    In: Lehrbuch für Krankenpflegeschulen, 3, Leipzig and Vienna, 1922.
  • Atrophien.
    In: Handbuch der Hautkrankheiten, volume 8, 2, Berlin, 1930.

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