Edinburgh Medical Journal, Volume 31, Part 2

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Y. J. Pentland., 1886 - Medicine

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Page 744 - LL.D., Provost and Professor of the Theory and Practice of Medicine and of Clinical Medicine in the University of Pennsylvania.
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