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Aurelius Cornelius Celsus

Aurelius Cornelius Celsus (25 B.C.-50 A.D.)

AURELIUS CORNELIUS CELSUS (25 B.C.-50 A.D.) was a member of a noble Roman family, who wrote an encyclopedia to assemble the knowledge he collected. Although he was not a physician, the De re medicina contained many excellent descriptions of Roman medical beliefs.

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