Cohnheim, Julius Friedrich

(kōn′hīm″)

Ger. pathologist, 1839-1884.

Cohnheim areas

The irregular groups of fibrils seen in a cross section of a striated muscle fiber.

Cohnheim theory

The obsolete theory that tumors result from embryonal cells not used for fetal development.

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