Eponyms in medical sciences: historical errors that lead to injustice

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Jorge Eduardo Duque-Parra; John Barco-Ríos; Natalia Dávila-Alzate;
(2018)

Introduction: Throughout history, eponyms have been used in medical sciences to designate anatomical structures although they do not provide any descriptive or functional information, which is equivalent to a mistake in the light of current thinking. Double and triple e... View more
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