Henle(hĕn′lə)Friedrich Gustav Jacob 1809-1885
- German anatomist whose works, including Handbuch der Rationellen Pathologie (1846-1852), integrated the study of pathology and physiology. He is also known for advancing histology with his microscopic anatomical examinations.
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In this work he followed in the footsteps of his master Henle.
Henle found they can travel one centimetre in three minutes.Essays In Pastoral Medicine
What should be regarded as such proof had been formulated by Henle in 1840.Disease and Its Causes
William Thomas Councilman
Thus the theory of contagium vivum, for which Henle contended as early as 1821, was not forgotten.An Epitome of the History of Medicine
A point 10 millimetres (two-fifths of an inch) behind the spine of Henle corresponds to the anterior border of the sigmoid sinus.