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First English translation of Galen's De locis affectis, by the late medical historian Rudolph Siegel. Details the humoral doctrine traditional at the time (192 AD) with observations on general diagnosis; pain; neurological diseases; and diseases of brain and spinal cord, chest and abdomen, and viscera and urogenital tract. Historical and explanatory footnotes.
Galen on the Affected Parts.. Ann Intern Med. 1977;87:143. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-87-1-143_3
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1977;87(1):143.
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