- A dictionary of medical eponyms

Rudolf Müller - bibliography

Related eponyms


Austrian physician, born October 10, 1877, Prague; died 1934.


  • Die Serodiagnose der Syphilis und ihre Bedeutung für die Diagnose und Prognose. Berlin and Vienna, 1913.
  • Die Entwicklung der Serumdiagnostik der Syphilis in den letzten Jahren.
    Handbuch der Geschlechtskrankheiten. Volume 3, 3. Vienna and Leipzig, 1916.
  • Wassermannreaktion. With R. Brandt.
    Handbuch der Haut- und Geschlechtskrankheiten. Volume 15, 2. Berlin, 1932.

What is an eponym?

An eponym is a word derived from the name of a person, whether real or fictional. A medical eponym is thus any word related to medicine, whose name is derived from a person.

What is Whonamedit?

Whonamedit.com is a biographical dictionary of medical eponyms. It is our ambition to present a complete survey of all medical phenomena named for a person, with a biography of that person.


Whonamedit? does not give medical advice.
This survey of medical eponyms and the persons behind them is meant as a general interest site only. No information found here must under any circumstances be used for medical purposes, diagnostically, therapeutically or otherwise. If you, or anybody close to you, is affected, or believe to be affected, by any condition mentioned here: see a doctor.