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emblems

Denis D. Gibbs

in The Oxford Companion to Medicine

Third edition

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780192629500
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727450
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The most widely accepted emblem of medicine is a staff (or rod) with a snake entwined around it. In ancient

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Subjects: Medicine and Health

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