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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work of Theodor Ludwig Wilhelm von Bischoff. Has some doubt as to whether the medical aspect of the paper makes it unsuited for publication in the Philosophical Transactions. Suggests the paper can be abbreviated of certain parts, and all but the first conclusion omitted.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/2/136
Earliest possible date
23 August 1851
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Bowman

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William Bowman, Referee's report by William Bowman, on a paper 'An account of two cases, in which ovules, or their remains, were discovered in the fallopian tubes of unimpregnated women who had died during the period of menstruation' by H Letheby, 23 August 1851, RR/2/136, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_2_136/referees-report-by-william-bowman-on-a-paper-an-account-of-two-cases-in-which-ovules-or-their-remains-were-discovered-in-the-fallopian-tubes-of-unimpregnated-women-who-had-died-during-the-period-of-menstruation-by-h-letheby, accessed on 20 July 2024

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