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Ibn Sina

(ĭb′ən sē′nə) Full name Abu Ali al-Husain ibn Abdullah ibn Sina. 980-1037.
Persian physician and Neo-Platonist philosopher noted for his Canon of Medicine, a standard medical textbook used in Europe until the 17th century.
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Ariyoshi); Abu Ali Sina Balkhi Regional Hospital, Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan (F.A.
Number of nasopharyngeal samples and pneumococcal serotype/ serogroup distribution (including minor serotypes in multiple serotypes) among 110 discharged (black bars) and 11 deceased (white bars) children with pneumonia admitted to Abu Ali Sina Balkhi Regional Hospital, Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, December 2012-March 2013.
The preparation and equipment of Abu Ali Sina (Avicenna) hospital in Astana, built through investment of the Iranian private sector, have already been done and the hospital is slated to witness a special ceremony tonight to mark the launch of its operation.

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