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German obstetrician and gynaecologist, born November 1, 1842, Himberg, Niederösterreich; died August 26, 1892, Döbling, near Vienna.


  • Über Ruptur der Gebärmutter und ihre Mechanik. Vienna, 1875.
  • Über das Verhalten des Uterus und der Cervix in der Schwangerschaft und während der geburt.
    Stuttgart, F. Enke, 1876.
  • Beiträge zur Operation der Blasenscheidenfisteln und Harnleiterscheidenfisteln. Vienna, 1880.
  • Die Krankheiten der Tuben, des Beckenperitoneums Beckenzellgewebes.
    In: Franz Freiherr von Pitha (1810-1875) and Theodor Billroth Billroth (1829-1894): Handbuch der allgemeinen und spezielle Chirurgie. Erlangen and Stuttgart, 1874.

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