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Vol 69, No 5-6 (2019)
History of oncology
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Leopold Freund (1868–1943) & priority for X-ray therapy for benign disease

Richard F. Mould
DOI: 10.5603/NJO.2019.0033
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Nowotwory. Journal of Oncology 2019;69(5-6):187-190.

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Vol 69, No 5-6 (2019)
History of oncology

Abstract

The Viennese dermatologist Leopold Freund (1868–1943) is accepted as having priority for the therapeutic use of X-rays for non-malignant disease. This brief article includes the medical history of Freund’s 1896 patient.

Abstract

The Viennese dermatologist Leopold Freund (1868–1943) is accepted as having priority for the therapeutic use of X-rays for non-malignant disease. This brief article includes the medical history of Freund’s 1896 patient.

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Keywords

alopecia; cancer; dermatology; Leopold Freund; hirsutes; Jewish assets in World War II; naevus pigmentosus pilosus; Nobel Prize; radiotherapy; Eduard Schiff; sunburn; X-rays; Zinnkraut

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Title

Leopold Freund (1868–1943) & priority for X-ray therapy for benign disease

Journal

Nowotwory. Journal of Oncology

Issue

Vol 69, No 5-6 (2019)

Pages

187-190

DOI

10.5603/NJO.2019.0033

Bibliographic record

Nowotwory. Journal of Oncology 2019;69(5-6):187-190.

Keywords

alopecia
cancer
dermatology
Leopold Freund
hirsutes
Jewish assets in World War II
naevus pigmentosus pilosus
Nobel Prize
radiotherapy
Eduard Schiff
sunburn
X-rays
Zinnkraut

Authors

Richard F. Mould

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