(2846) Ylppö

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1942 CJ. Discovered 1942 Feb. 12 by L. Oterma at Turku.

Named in honor of the distinguished Finnish physician and scientist Arva Ylppö on the occasion of his hundredth birthday, 1987 October 12. He has been a pioneer in saving premature babies and in the development of pediatrics and mother-and-child welfare in Finland. (M 12803)

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