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De Abreu Freire, Antonio Caetano (alias Egas Moniz)

  1. GE Berrios

Published Online: 19 APR 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0002404

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Berrios, G. 2001. De Abreu Freire, Antonio Caetano (alias Egas Moniz). eLS. .

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  1. University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2001

Abstract

1874–1955 Portuguese physician, diplomat and politicianwho developed cerebral angiography and frontal lobectomy.

Keywords:

  • psychosurgery;
  • frontal lobes;
  • lobotomy;
  • biological treatment;
  • cerebral angiography