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Johann Ehrenritter

Died  1790

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Austrian anatomist. Died ca 1790.

Biography of Johann Ehrenritter

Little is known about the life of Johann Ehrenritter, who was a teacher of anatomy at the Vienna High School and wrote about the Nervus glosso-pharnygeus.

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