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Samuel Kristeller (1820-1900)

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Samuel Kristeller (1820-1900) was one of the innovators in the XIX century German obstetrics and gynecology. In entire world, none of gynecologists and obstetricians could be unaware of knowing the name of such prominent human.

About the Author

K. N. Grigorieva
Sechenov University
Russian Federation
Kristina N. Grigoreva - MD, Medical Resident, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology № 2, Sechenov University.
2 bldg. 4, Bolshaya Pirogovskaya Str., Moscow 119991.


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For citations:

Grigorieva K.N. Samuel Kristeller (1820-1900). Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproduction. 2020;14(5):674-676. (In Russ.)

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