Cyril Hugh Kinder

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: (Published 03 May 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:987

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Former consultant urologist Guy's Hospital, London (b Alexandria, Egypt, 1922; q Cambridge 1945; MS, FRCS), d 22 December 2002.

Hugh was one of the outstanding urologists of his generation, with a particular interest in paediatric urology. At a time when most urology was done by general surgeons he helped establish urology as a separate specialty and set the standards for training and practice. He was an inspirational leader and teacher as well as a first class technical practitioner of urological surgery. He also had wide interests outside medicine, which made him an interesting and amusing companion. He leaves a wife, Audrey, and five children.

[A R Mundy]


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