Ludwig Rehn (1849–1930) – Pioneering findings on the aetiology of bladder tumours


One hundred and six years ago, the surgeon Ludwig Rehn from Frankfurt am Main held a pioneering lecture in Berlin about the possible origins of bladder tumours. He thereby gave the decisive impulse for cancer research in general and specifically for the investigation of aetiological factors involved in the development of urogenital tract tumours. Thereafter… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s003450100211