Wolfler, Anton

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Anton, Bohemian surgeon, 1850-1917.
Wölfler gland - Synonym(s): accessory thyroid gland
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In January 1881 one of Billroth's assistants, Anton Wolfler, a Czechoslovakian, (later to become a distinguished Professor of Surgery in Prague), called his chief to see Therese Heller, a 43 year old lady, with all the features of advanced pyloric occlusion from a gastric carcinoma.
In January 1881, Billroth's chief assistant, Anton Wolfler, a 30 year old Czech, called his chief to see a 43 year old housewife, Frau Therese Heller, who had all the clinical features of a malignant tumour producing pyloric obstruction.