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”

15858 entries, 13798 authors and 1925 subjects. Updated: February 2, 2023

GERLACH, Joseph von

2 entries
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Beobachtung einer tödlichen Peritonitis, als Folge einer Perforation des Wurmfortsatzes.

Z. rat. Med., 6, 12-23, 1847.

Description of “Gerlach’s valve”, sometimes seen at the orifice of the appendix.



Subjects: ANATOMY › 19th Century, GASTROENTEROLOGY › Anatomy & Physiology of Digestion
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Mikroskopische Studien aus dem Gebiete der menschlichen Morphologie.

Erlangen: Ferdinand Enke, 1858.

Gerlach introduced several staining methods, the most important of which (a transparent solution of ammonia carmine and gelatin) is called “Gerlach’s stain”; it was the first satisfactory histological stain.



Subjects: ANATOMY › Microscopic Anatomy (Histology)