Auenbrugger


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Au·en·brug·ger

(ow-ĕn-brūg'ĕr),
Leopold, physician in Hapsburg Empire, 1722-1809. See: Auenbrugger sign.
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Leopold Auenbrugger gave the world of medicine the invaluable tool of "percussion.
Leopold Auenbrugger (1722-1809) was the first to use percussion of the chest in diagnosis in 1754 in Vienna.
1754 - Leopold Auenbrugger introduces percussion of the chest into medical diagnosis.