Couto, Miguel

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Miguel, South American physician, 1864-1934.
Couto disease - visceral organ fatty degeneration.
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Christian Kaeding, a sports scientist with the team and also a passenger, suffered minor injuries; Henze, 35, sustained severe head trauma, underwent emergency brain surgery at the city's Miguel Couto Hospital and died three days later.
Luiz Alexandre Essinger, chief of staff at Rio de Janeiro's Miguel Couto Hospital, said doctors successfully withdrew the iron bar from Eduardo Leite's skull during a five-hour oepration.
Surgeons at Miguel Couto Hospital in Rio de Janeiro spent five hours to remove the bar from Leite's brain.