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(frä′kä-stō′rō), Girolamo 1483-1553.
Italian physician and poet who wrote the poem Syphilis sive morbus Gallicus (1530), in which the name syphilis was first given to the disease.
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Fracastoro, "Diagnosing cleft lip pathology in 3d ultrasound: A landmarking-based approach," Image Anal Stereol, vol.
In Chapter 12 Sarah Annes Brown explores the history behind the word 'syphilis', which has its origins in a Latin poem, Syphilissive morbusgallicus (1530), by the physician Girolamo Fracastoro.
O conceito de contagio de Girolamo Fracastoro nas teses sobre sifilis e tuberculose, p.
Another minor character but complimentary in the narration, is Domenico Fracastoro, Captain-in-Charge of the Port of Naples, who assists the American sdentine contingency to gain access to the volcano area under study.
75-76); mientras que Fragipane sostuvo la tesis de su origen eminentemente celeste, recurriendo a las filosofias de Girolamo Fracastoro y Girolamo Cardano (p.
In his 1530 Syphilis save morgues Gallicus, Girolamo Fracastoro described in detail the signs and symptoms of syphilis, and also the treatment with guaiacum, the holy wood.
Girolamo Fracastoro (1478-1553), also an atomist, was the first Latin poet to treat Columbus in Book 3 of his Syphilis, sive Morbi Gallici (1530), while Jacopo Sannazaro's Virgilian epic on the Virgin birth, De partu Virginis (1526) had long been emulated by subsequent Latin poets.
La nocion del caracter contagioso del mal venereo databa desde su aparicion, a finales del siglo XV, hecho corroborado en su posterior tipificacion por Jacques de Bethencourt en 1527 y unos anos mas tarde por Girolamo Fracastoro.
The Italian physician Girolamo Fracastoro described the disease as "the incurable wound" in 1584.
Pues bien, Fracastoro es el principal instigador para reimaginar a Venecia bajo patrones hidraulicos distintos, mismos que habrian de provenir de su contraparte ultramarina.
The current name was adopted after shepherd Syphilis who was stricken with the French disease for an act of impiety in the popular 1530 poem by the Italian physician Fracastoro.