Research Article

A case study on Erdheim ‐ Chester Disease

Jakob Erdheim and Harald Koeck*

Published: 01/06/2020 | Volume 4 - Issue 1 | Pages: 001-003


In this brief essay, Harald Koeck offers an introduction to Professor Jakob Erdheim, an eminent pathologist of Vienna. Koeck is an independent researcher at different Pathology Departments (Department of Pathology St. Poelten with Prof. Hans Bank MD, Department of Pathology MSMC N.Y. with Prof. Alan L. Schiller MD, Department of Pathology Minsik with Prof. Jurij Bandaschewski MD and since 2008 at the Jakob Erdheim Institute Vienna Hospital Hietzing, Chair Univ. Prof. Walter Ulrich MD.

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  1. Adam Erdheim (early photographs of Jakob Erdheim).
  2. Univ. Prof. Walter Ulrich MD (idiopathic medionecrosis)
  3. Dr. Sharon Romm (Eminent Pathologist of Vienna NCBI)
  4. Wikipedia Jakob Erdheim
  5. Erdheim Chester Disease (article in Virchow’s Archives in 1930)
  6. Edwin E. Osgood Collection (photograph of Professor Jakob Erdheim in Vienna, 1927)
  7. Harald Koeck (photographs of Jakob Erdheim Institute and Grave Vienna)
  8. Harald Koeck (film – The reclusive pathologist 2012)