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Vol. 19, No. 2, 1999
Issue release date: March – April
Section title: Origins of Renal Physiology (Dedicated to Carl Gottschalk)
Free Access in Honor of Vesalius' 500th Anniversary
Am J Nephrol 1999;19:282–289

The Low Countries – 16th/17th Century

De Broe M.E.a · De Weerdt D.L.a · Ysebaert D.K.b · Vercauteren S.R.b · De Greef K.E.b · De Broe L.C.c
Departments of aNephrology and bExperimental Surgery, University of Antwerp, and cZeneca Pharma, Ghent,Belgium
email Corresponding Author

Marc E. De Broe, MD, PhD

Department of Nephrology-Hypertension

University Hospital of Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10

B–2650 Edegem/Antwerpen (Belgium)

Tel. +32 3 821 3421, Fax +32 3 829 0100


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