An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to Circa 2020 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15470 entries, 13325 authors and 1902 subjects. Updated: November 27, 2021

TÜRCK, Ludwig

6 entries
  • 1267.1

Ueber den Zustand der Sensibilität nach theilweiser Trennung des Rückenmarkes.

Z. k. k. Ges. Aerzte Wien, Abt. I, 7, 189-201, 1851.

Türck showed that degeneration in a nerve track corresponds to the direction in which it conducts nerve impulses – ascending tracks degenerate above the lesion and descending tracks below it.



Subjects: NEUROSCIENCE › NERVOUS SYSTEM › Peripheral Nerves / Nerve Impulses
  • 5870

Ein Fall von Hamorrhagie der Netzhaut beider Augen.

Z. k. k. Ges. Aerzte Wien, 9, 1 Abt., 214-18, 1853.

Türck was the first to note the correlation of retinal hemorrhage with tumors of the brain.



Subjects: NEUROLOGY › Brain & Spinal Tumors, OPHTHALMOLOGY › Diseases of the Eye › Retinal Diseases
  • 3330

Der Kehlkopfrachenspiegel und die Methode seines Gebrauches.

Z. k. k. Ges. Aerzte Wien, n.F. 1, 401-09, 1858.

Türck, at first sceptical of Garcia’s laryngoscope, later adopted it and claimed from Czermak priority in its clinical employment; these two gentlemen fought one another bitterly for some years over this point.



Subjects: INSTRUMENTS & TECHNOLOGIES › Medical Instruments › Laryngoscope, OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY (Ear, Nose, Throat) › Laryngology › Laryngoscopy
  • 3333

Praktische Anleitung zur Laryngoscopie.

Vienna: W. Braumüller, 1860.


Subjects: INSTRUMENTS & TECHNOLOGIES › Medical Instruments › Laryngoscope, OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY (Ear, Nose, Throat) › Laryngology › Laryngoscopy
  • 3273

Klinik der Krankheiten des Kehlkopfes und der Luftröhre. 1 vol. and atlas.

Vienna: W. Braumüller, 1866.

On p. 295 is a classic description of laryngitis sicca – “Türck’s trachoma”.



Subjects: OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY (Ear, Nose, Throat) › Laryngology
  • 1466

Ueber die Haut-Sensibilitätsbezirke der einzelnen Rückenmarks-nervenpaare.

Denkschr. k. Akad. Wiss. (Wien), math.-nat. Cl., 29, 299-326, 1868.

Investigation of the cutaneous distribution of the separate pairs of spinal nerves.



Subjects: NEUROSCIENCE › Neurophysiology