Nikolai I., Russian surgeon, 1810-1881. See: Pirogoff amputation, Pirogoff angle, Pirogoff aponeurosis, Pirogoff triangle.
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Well, I can assure you it was entirely on my account that Pirogoff telegraphed to Paris, and left Sebastopol at the greatest risk during the siege.
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Pirogoff taught and used ether anaesthesia on active service with the Russian forces in the Caucasus in the summer of 1847.