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Forssmann

[fawrs-mahn, -muh n, fohrs-; German fawrs-mahn]
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  1. Wer·ner [German ver-nuhr] /German ˈvɛr nər/, 1904–79, German surgeon: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1956.
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Forssmann

(fôrsmän′, -mən)Werner Theodor Otto 1904-1979
  1. German physician. He shared a 1956 Nobel Prize for developing cardiac catheterization.
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