Copyright 2006 by Faculty of Medicine, University of Nis
LAZA K. LAZAREVIC, DOCTOR AND WRITER
Rade R. Babić
Institute of Radiology Clinical Center of Nis
Laza K. Lazarevic mas born on the 13th of May in 1851. He died on the 11th of January in 1891 in Belgrade. Laza K. Lazarevic mas a Serb, jurist, warrior, doctor and writer. He studied medicine in Berlin and law in Belgrade. He took part in the Serbian-Turkish war and the Serbian-Bulgarian war. He published seventy-two professional and scientific papers on medicine. He gave some explanations on the appearance of pain in sciatica. He wrote nine short stories. He is an Associate Member of the Serbian Royal Academy. He spoke Russian, German and French. He was a personal doctor of King Milan. Acta Medica Medianae 2006;45(2):85-86.
Key words: Laza K. Lazarevic, doctor, writer