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Friedrich Curtius

Born  1896
Died  1975

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German internist, 1896-1975.

Biography of Friedrich Curtius


  • F. Curtius, Karl-Heinz Krüger, Anna-Luise Töwe:
    Zur Entwicklung der Lehre von der konstitutionellen Vasolabilität.
    Sudhoffs Archiv für Geschichte der Medizin und der Naturwissenschaften, Stuttgart, 1953, 37: 170.

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