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Walther Österreicher

Born  1901

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Austrian physician, born 1901.

Biography of Walther Österreicher

We thank Patrick Jucker-Kupper, Switzerland, for information submitted.


  • Nägel- und Skelettanomalien.
    Wiener klinische Wochenschrift, 1929, 43: 632.
    [communication at an assembly of the Medical Society of Vienna] Biographical Mentioned in:
  • Isidor Fischer:
    Geschichte der Gesellschaft der Ärzte in Wien 1837-1937. Wien 1938: 283.
    Further citations related to his writings on pp. 169, 172, 187.

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