Simon, Gustav

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Gustav, German surgeon, 1824-1876.
Simon incision
Simon perineorrhaphy
Simon position - for vaginal examination.
Simon speculum
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However, following their arrival, the Gestapo, headed by Gauleiter Gustav Simon (a "fiend incarnate"), inflicted countless cruelties as the Nazis attempted to annex Luxembourg as a province of the Reich (117).
9 In the same year Gustav Simon, put forward his views that the disease primarily involves hair follicle and was also among the first ones to discover the 'acarus' or 'Demodex folliculorum' which he thought might be an etiological factor.
The views of Gustav Simon were later disproved by Erasmus Wilson (1809-1884).