Cohnheim, Julius Friedrich


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Cohnheim, Julius Friedrich

(kōn′hīm″)
Ger. pathologist, 1839–1884.

Cohnheim areas

The irregular groups of fibrils seen in a cross section of a striated muscle fiber.

Cohnheim theory

The obsolete theory that tumors result from embryonal cells not used for fetal development.