Gabriel Fallopius

Synonym for Fallopius, Gabriel ... <person> Italian anatomist. ... Fallopius (Fallopio) of Modena, a loyal pupil of Vesalius and successor of the Chair at Padua (1551) discovered and described the ovaries, tubes (Fallopian), vagina, placenta, chorda tympani, and the fifth, sixth, and ninth cranial nerves. ... Although his name is attached to...
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