Paediatric Urology 1000 Years Ago

  • R. E. Abdel-Halim
Part of the Progress in Pediatric Surgery book series (PEDIATRIC, volume 20)

Abstract

It is noticeable that, in any contemporary article on medicine, the more than 1000 years between Graeco-Roman times and the modern era are commonly overlooked, giving the appearance that during this period nothing worthy of mention happened in medicine. In Europe, this period is usually referred to as the Dark Ages, in which the great era of the Graeco-Roman medicine came to an end and no progress in medical science was made until the Renaissance [7, 11, 12].

Keywords

Permeability Catheter Europe Sedimentation Syringe 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. E. Abdel-Halim
    • 1
  1. 1.Urology UnitKing Abdulaziz University HospitalJeddahSaudi Arabia

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