SYZGANOV Alexander Nikolaevich (1896 — 1980) — the Soviet surgeon, professor (1934), the academician of AN of the Kazakh SSR (1954), zasl. scientist of Ka-zakhskoyssr (1947).
After the termination medical f-that Kazan un-that in 1922 was the assistant, then the privatdozent of propaedeutic and hospital surgical clinics of the same un-that; from 1934 to 1963 the department chair of the general surgery Almaty medical in-that. In 1936 protected dokt. the thesis devoted to studying limf, systems of kidneys and renal covers.
In 1934 under the leadership of A. N. Syzganov the Kazakhstan's first blood transfusion station, in 1936 — Republican oncological and in 1939 — Republican antigoitrogenic clinics is created. In 1945 A. N. Syzganov headed Kazakh in-t of clinical and experimental surgery, since 1975 was his research supervisor. In 1981. Ying-that the name of A. N. Syzganov was appropriated.
And. N. Syzganov is the author of 150 scientific works, including 4 monographs devoted to questions of studying limf, systems, hemotransfusions, balneology, prevention and treatment of a local craw, a purulent infection, etc. It possesses an original research of lymphatic system by contrasting by its gas. A. N. Syz-ganov developed the system of planned prevention of a local craw in the Kazakh SSR including providing the population with the iodated sodium chloride.
A. N. Syzganov was the deputy of the Supreme Council of the Kazakh SSR of four convocations and the chairman of the constant commission of the Supreme Council of the Kazakh SSR on health care and social security, the member of boards All-Union scientific about-va surgeons and All-Union scientific about-va endocrinologists, the chairman of the board Ob-va of surgeons of the Kazakh SSR, the editor of a redotdel «Abdominal surgery» of BME.
«the sign of Honour» (two) and medals is awarded by the Orders of Lenin (three), Labour Red Banners (two).
Works: About lymphatic system of kidneys and renal covers of the person, Alma-Ata, 1940; About some conditions of development of malignant tumors, Alma-Ata, 1970; About routes of administration of salicylic acid and iodine at treatment of purulent surgical diseases, Alma-Ata, 1977 (sovm. with other); About treatment of purulent surgical diseases of salicylic acid, Alma-Ata, 1980 (sovm. with Levchenko S. N.).
Bibliography: Alexander Nikolaevich Syzganov (To the 80 anniversary since birth), Ex-perim. hir. and anesteziol., No. 5, page 91, 1976; Alexander Nikolaevich Syzganov's Memories, Surgery, No. 6, page 115, 1981.
M. A. Aliyev.