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Francisco Cirilo Arrilaga Segurola

Born  1886-01-09
Died  1950-09-21

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Argentine physician, born January 9, 1886, Tandil, Buenos Aires province; died September 21, 1950, Mar del Plata.

Biography of Francisco Cirilo Arrilaga Segurola

Francisco C. Arrilaga was a student of Abel Ayerza who wrote a thesis correlating clinical findings of Ayerza syndrome with pulmonary artery sclerosis.

We thank Andre Trombeta for information submitted.

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