On the unlocked secrets of the lymphatics and lymphatic circulation

A short tale of how eminent scientists walked from there to here


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The glory of having discovered the lymphatic vessels belongs undoubtedly to the Italian Gaspare Aselli from Cremona; he established itself as an excellent anatomist and surgeon, also military, in Milan, where the first true description of the lymphatic system can really begin; later, he moved to Pavia, where in 1624 he obtained the chair of anatomy.


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Pansini, G. (2023). On the unlocked secrets of the lymphatics and lymphatic circulation : A short tale of how eminent scientists walked from there to here . Veins and Lymphatics, 12(1). https://doi.org/10.4081/vl.2023.12206

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