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CIVIALE, Jean

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Sur la lithotritie ou broiement de la pierre dans la vessie.

Arch. gén. Méd., 10, 393-419., 1826.

Civiale invented a lithotriteur for crushing stones inside the bladder and was responsible for putting the operation of lithotrity upon a sound basis. His claim to have introduced the operation was opposed by Leroy d’Etoilles and other contemporaries.



Subjects: UROLOGY › Urinary Calculi