The Contribution of Aulus Cornelius Celsus (25 B.C.–50 A.D.) to Eyelid Surgery

@article{Lazzeri2012TheCO,
  title={The Contribution of Aulus Cornelius Celsus (25 B.C.–50 A.D.) to Eyelid Surgery},
  author={Davide Lazzeri and Tommaso Agostini and Michele Figus and Marco Nardi and Giuseppe Spinelli and Marcello Pantaloni and Stefano Lazzeri},
  journal={Orbit},
  year={2012},
  volume={31},
  pages={162 - 167}
}
An accurate study of ancient medicine reveals that our forebears developed a large number of surgical ideas and techniques considered to be quite modern. Although the contribution of Aulus Cornelius Celsus to the development of several branches of surgery has already been celebrated, scant attention has been focused on his description of eyelid surgery in the seventh book of his encyclopedia, De Medicina octo libri. Although the practice was quite advanced by that time, the first century A.D… Expand
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