TSULUKYDZE Alexander Petrovich (1888 — 1967) is the Soviet surgeon-urologist, the academician of AN of the Georgian SSR (1955), the member correspondent of AMH (1945), zasl.
of the Georgian SSR (1941). Member of the CPSU.
Ended in 1913 medical f-t Kharkiv un-that, worked as the doctor in Dagestan. During World War I was a surgeon of the sanitary train on the Western front (1915 — 1916). From 1916 to 1922 worked as the doctor under the leadership of G. M. Mu-hadze. In 1922 — 1924 and in 1926
specialized on urology in Austria, Germany and France. Since 1927 the privatdozent of a course of urology at department of hospital surgery medical f-that Tbilisi un-that, from 1930 to 1933 the department chair of the general surgery Tbilisi medical in-that. Since 1933 he directed department of surgery, and since 1953 department of urology of the Tbilisi GIDUV. At the same time in 1949 — 1953 of A. P. Tsulukidze the director of the Tbilisi GIDUV. In days of the Great Patriotic War of A. P. Tsulukidze there was the chief surgeon evakogospitaly Narkomzdrava of the Georgian SSR. In 1959 became the first director of the scientific research institute of urology founded with his direct participation (nowadays to scientific research institute of urology and nephrology of A. P. Tsulukidze M3 of GSSR), the Crimea directed till 1965. Doctor of medical sciences (1935), professor (1935).
A. P. Tsulukidze is the author of St. 120 scientific works, including 16 monographs and the managements devoted to hl. obr. to questions of clinic and treatment of an urolithiasis, tumors of a bladder and a prostate, use of a bacteriophage in surgery, urology, etc. A number of modifications of operative measures on a bladder and ureters is offered them.
A. P. Tsulukidze was the chairman of Department of medicine of AN of the Georgian SSR (1958 — 1964), the honorary member Vsesoyuznogo about-va urologists, the editor «Urology»
of the 2nd prod. redotdet. BME, associate editor of the Urologiya magazine.
It is awarded by the Order of Lenin, two awards of the Labour Red Banner, two awards of the Red Star and medals.
Works: Urology, Tbilisi, 1936, 1952; Switching off and removal of a bladder, Tbilisi, 1955, 1957 (sovm. with Murvanid-z D. D.); Sketches of operational urology, 1st prod., Tbilisi, 1955, 3 prod., 1966; Surgical diseases of uric and generative organs, M., 1955; Clinical materials of an urolithiasis, Tbilisi, 1958; Fundamentals of urological surgery, Tbilisi, 1962; New growths of a bladder and their operational treatment, Tbilisi, 1964; From the rural doctor to the academician (a course of life of the author), Tbilisi, 1972.
Bibliography: S. Ya. Arshba, M at r-
in and N and d z e D. D. and To at p and r and d-z e G. N. Alexander Petrovich Tsulukidze, Tbilisi, 1973; C and with to and r and sh-in and l and JI. And P y t e l A. Ya. Professor of A. P. Tsulukidze (To the 70 anniversary since birth), Urology, No. 2, page 93, 1959.,
D. D. Murvanidze.