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Jacques, German surgeon, 1865-1934.
Etymology: Scottish surgeon, 1827-1912
the surgeon who introduced the use of antiseptic surgery in London hospitals in 1867. Lister operations were performed under a spray of diluted carbolic acid, instruments were dipped in carbolic acid, and wounds were dressed with gauze similarly treated.
Joseph,surname of one of the families studied in major descriptions of the disease.
Machado-Joseph disease - see under Machado