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Ekkart Genée

Born  1936

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German ophthalmologist, born 1936, Königsberg.

Biography of Ekkart Genée

Ekkart Genée suffered a stroke in 1982 and has not been active in his job since.

We thank Dirk and Peter Genée for information submitted.

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