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Jean Astruc

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Gender Male
Death257 years ago
Date of birth March 19,1684
Zodiac sign Pisces
Born Sauve
Date of died May 5,1766
BooksA Treatise on the Fistula of the Anus; Written Originally in Latin, by John Astruc, ... To Which are Added; Several Valuable Pieces Upon the Same Subject: ... Adorned With a Copper-plate
Education Université Montpellier
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Jean Astruc Life story

Jean Astruc was a professor of medicine in France at Montpellier and Paris, who wrote the first great treatise on syphilis and venereal diseases, and also, with a small anonymously published book, played a fundamental part in the origins of critical textual analysis of works of the Bible.

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