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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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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.
Girolamo Fracastoro, Latin Poetry, The I Tatti Renaissance Library, Harvard University Press: Cambridge, MA, 2013; 560 pp.
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Mario Girolamo Fracastoro born; an Italian astronomer; Director of the Catania Observatory 1956-'68; Director of the Pinto Torinese observatory; studied solar physics.
However, Italian physician and poet Girolamo Fracastoro was the first man to use the word "syphilis" in 1530 in a Latin poem.
From Syphilis sive morbus gallicus ("Syphilis or the French disease") (1530) by Italian physician and poet Girolamo Fracastoro.
Era el ano 1546 en Padua, emblematica ciudad renacentista donde solo tres anos atras Copernico y Vesalio habian publicado sus magnas obras, cuando vio la luz el texto de un gran poeta y medico: Girolamo Fracastoro (14781553).