Fraenkel, Albert

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(Fränkel), Albert, German physician, 1848-1916.
Fraenkel pneumococcus - normal inhabitants of the respiratory tract and perhaps the most common cause of lobar pneumonia, they are relatively common causative agents of meningitis, sinusitis, and other infections. Synonym(s): Streptococcus pneumoniae; Fraenkel-Weichselbaum pneumococcus
Fraenkel-Weichselbaum pneumococcus - Synonym(s): Fraenkel pneumococcus
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