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Neurosurgery:
doi: 10.1227/01.NEU.0000319524.04958.0F
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ROOTS OF NEUROANATOMY, NEUROLOGY, AND NEUROSURGERY AS FOUND IN THE BIBLE AND TALMUD

Tubbs, R. Shane M.S., PA-C., Ph.D.; Loukas, Marios M.D., Ph.D.; Shoja, Mohammadali M. M.D.; Cohen-Gadol, Aaron A. M.D.; Wellons, John C. III M.D.; Oakes, W. Jerry M.D.

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Abstract

HISTORICAL OBSERVATIONS AND interpretations regarding the treatment of components of the nervous system can be found in the writings of the Bible and Talmud. A review of topics germane to modern neuroanatomy, neurology, and neurosurgery from these early, rich writings is presented herein. These historic writings provide a glimpse into the early understanding, description, and treatment of pathologies of the nervous system.

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