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Einar Key (fourth from left), a Swedish surgeon, in an operating theatre with other surgical staff. Photograph.

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Einar Samuel Henrik Key (Stockholm 1872-1954) was a surgeon particularly known for the surgical removal of embolisms from peripheral arteries


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1 photograph : photoprint, silver gelatin ; sheet 11 x 16 cm


Einar Key 1923.

References note

W. Schupbach, The Iconographic Collections of the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, London 1989, pp. 47, 58

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Einar Key's signature is written in grey ink on the front of the photograph.


Wellcome Library no. 35839i


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