Alanson, Edward

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Edward, English surgeon, 1747-1823.
Alanson amputation - a circular amputation, the stump shaped like a cone.
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To this end, the surgeons John Lyon, Henry Park and Edward Alanson started a reading club in 1770, depositing their books in a room at the Royal Infirmary Alanson was particularly concerned about the result of amputations.