1913

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1913 in medicine refers to the significant events, discoveries, and advancements in the field of medicine that took place in the year 1913.

Events[edit | edit source]

In 1913, the American Cancer Society was established, marking a significant step in the fight against cancer.

Discoveries and advancements[edit | edit source]

Several important discoveries and advancements were made in the field of medicine in 1913. These include:

Births[edit | edit source]

Several notable figures in the field of medicine were born in 1913. These include:

Deaths[edit | edit source]

Several notable figures in the field of medicine passed away in 1913. These include:

  • Thomas Addison, a renowned British physician and scientist who is best known for describing Addison's disease.
  • Rudolf Virchow, a German physician, anthropologist, pathologist, prehistorian, biologist, writer, editor, and politician, known for his advancement of public health.
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