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Andreas Vesalius was a 16th-century Flemish anatomist, physician, and author of one of the most influential books on human anatomy, De humani corporis fabrica (On the Fabric of the Human Body). Vesalius is often referred to as the founder of modern human anatomy. He was born in Brussels, which though now part of ...

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Surgery and anatomy were then considered of little importance in comparison to the other branches of medicine. However, Vesalius believed that surgery had to be grounded in anatomy. Unusually, he always performed dissections himself and produced anatomical charts of the blood and nervous systems as a reference ...

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Why was this question important at the time? Considering that Andreas ... Who was he? Andreas Vesalius was a Belgian physician born in Brussels in 1514. His real name is André Wesele Crabbe. He was born into a medical family so his career was mostly because of his child education. He was forced to read many books ...

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Andreas Vesalius founded modern anatomy. His remarkable 1543 book De humini corporus fabrica was a fully illustrated anatomy of the human body. Based on observations he had made during dissections, the book overthrew misconceptions in anatomy that had persisted for over a thousand years. Vesalius was an ...

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6 days ago ... Andreas Vesalius: Renaissance physician who revolutionized the study of biology and the practice of medicine by his careful description of the anatomy ... The drawings of his dissections were engraved on wood blocks, which he took, together with his manuscript, to Basel, Switz., where his major work De ...

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Interesting Andreas Vesalius Facts: Vesalius was born in Brussels while it was still part of the Netherlands (modern-day Belgium). After studying and completing his education, he was immediately offered the chair of surgery and anatomy at the University of Padua (Padova). In Vesalius' day, there were two factors working ...

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Andreas Vesalius's contributions to anatomy and physiology are so profound that critics believe “few disciplines are more surely based on the work of one man than is Anatomy on Vesalius.” Born in Brussels and trained in anatomy at the University of Padua (where he would return to teach), Vesalius became the leading ...

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Andreas Vesalius Facts. The Belgian anatomist Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564) was the founder of modern anatomy. His major work, "De humani corporis fabrica , " is a milestone in scientific progress. Andreas Vesalius was born on Dec. 31, 1514, in Brussels, the son of Andries van Wesele and his wife, Isabel Crabbe.

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Andreas Vesalius was a Flemish physician who was born in Belgium, Brussels, ( which was then part of Holy Roman Empire at the time) on December 31, 1514. ... He accomplished this through a pamphlet he wrote about blood-letting, a famous treatment for a variety of illnesses and hence the importance of understanding ...