William Hunter

(1718—1783) physician, anatomist, and man-midwife

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(1718–83) and


Scottish anatomists. Intended for the church, William turned to medicine, studying at Edinburgh and London before establishing a private anatomy school in Covent Garden (1746) with dissection ...

Subjects: British History — Philosophy.

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