10 December 1928|
|Died||27 May 2014(aged 85)|
|Known for||Aarskog–Scott syndrome|
Dagfinn Aarskog (10 December 1928 – 27 May 2014) was a Norwegian physician.
He was born in Ålesund. He received his MD at the University of Bergen in 1956, and received a PhD in medicine in 1965. Aarskog was a specialist in pediatrics (paediatrics) from 1964 and in medical genetics from 1974. In the period 1964 to 1965 he worked as a research assistant at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Aarskog held several international positions of trust, and was in 1992 appointed a Knight of the Order of St. Olav.
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