An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15849 entries, 13787 authors and 1925 subjects. Updated: January 28, 2023

RETZIUS, Anders Adolf

2 entries
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Om formen af nordboernes cranier.

Förhandl. skand. Naturforsch., 3, 157-201., 1842.

Retzius introduced the method of classifying races according to the cranial or cephalic index. A German translation of his paper is available in the Arch. Anat. Physiol. wiss. Med., 1845, 84-129.



Subjects: ANTHROPOLOGY › Craniology
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Ueber das Ligamentum pelvoprostaticum oder den Apparat, durch welchen die Harnblase, die Prostata und die Harnröhre an den untern Beckenöffnung befestigt sind.

Müller’s Arch. Anat. Physiol. wiss. Med., 182-96, 1849.

The “cave of Retzius” described.



Subjects: ANATOMY › 19th Century, Genito-Urinary System