Observation on venous blood circulation (21 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

Girolamo Fabrici (1537-1619) studies leg veins and notices that they have valves which only allow blood to flow toward the heart.

Citation:
Editors. "Observation on venous blood circulation". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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