Hole in the Stomach Man

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A French-Canadian fur trapper, Alexis St. Martin, whose accidental gunshot blast to the stomach in 1822 never healed; St Martin’s gastric physiology was studied by William Beaumont, a surgeon from the US Army
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Rather than write a treatise on the properties of stomach acid, for instance, she tells the story of surgeon William Beaumont and his career studying the fistulated stomach of Alexis St.