Realdo Columbo

(c. 1510—1559)

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Italian anatomist, an apothecary's son who studied medicine and surgery at the University of Padua, where he succeeded Vesalius in 1544. His De re anatomica (1559) records his analysis ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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