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[Another satyriasis. Ancient medicine, philology and art history].

@article{Gourevitch1995AnotherSA,
  title={[Another satyriasis. Ancient medicine, philology and art history].},
  author={D. Gourevitch},
  journal={Medicina nei secoli},
  year={1995},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={
          273-9
        }
}
The author explains that several ancient diseases bear the name of satyriasis. One of them is a form of lepra. An ancient terra-cotta mask of a satyre helps understanding why it is so. 
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