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date: 07 December 2022

Herodotus(2)locked

, adherent of the Pneumatic school

Herodotus(2)locked

, adherent of the Pneumatic school
  • V. Nutton

Extract

Herodotus (2), pupil of *Agathinus and adherent of the Pneumatic school of medicine (see pneumatists), wrote, in the Flavian period (70–96 ce), Physician and On remedies (lost); an extant Diagnosis of severe and chronic illnesses has been attributed to him on no secure grounds.

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  • Science, Technology, and Medicine

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