Rufus of Ephesus (I a.C.), medical doctor and greco-roman anatomist

DOI : http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-95022013000400029
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Rafael Romero Reverón

Summary

Rufus of Ephesus (I a.C.), outstanding medical doctor, surgeon and greco-roman anatomist. Expert in anatomy, physiology, clinical observation, surgery and in treatment of the diseases, He realized extraordinary anatomical and physiological findings; among others remain conserved fragments of his works like: In nomenclature of the parts of the human body, In diseases of the kidney and the bladder, and In the interrogation of the patient.

KEY WORDS: Rufus of Ephesus; Medical doctor; Anatomist; History.

How to cite this article

ROMERO, R. R. Rufus of Ephesus (I a.C.), medical doctor and greco-roman anatomist. Int. J. Morphol., 31(4):1328-1330, 2013.