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Finsen

[ fin-suhn ]
/ ˈfɪn sən /
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noun
Niels Ry·berg [neels ry-ber], /nils ˈrü bɛr/, 1860–1904, Danish physician: Nobel Prize 1903.
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British Dictionary definitions for Finsen

Finsen
/ (Danish ˈfensən) /

noun
Niels Ryberg (neːls ˈryber). 1860–1904, Danish physician; founder of phototherapy: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1903
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Medical definitions for Finsen

Finsen
[ fĭnsən ]
Niels Ryberg 1860-1904

Danish physician. He won a 1903 Nobel Prize for developing a method of treating skin diseases with ultraviolet light.
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