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Gordon, James Alexander (1793–1872), physician

G. T. Bettany

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Gordon, James Alexander (1793–1872), physician, was born in Middlesex, and graduated MD at Edinburgh in 1814. At Edinburgh he came under the influence of John Abercrombie, with whom he resided as a house pupil. After a period spent studying on the continent, which included a session in ...

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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