Aretaeus

Some articles on aretaeus:

Samuel Gee - Coeliac Disease
... of medicine, and ability to read ancient Greek, meant Gee was familiar with the work of Aretaeus of Cappadocia who first wrote of "The Cœliac Affection" ... for the disease and adopts the same term as Aretaeus ... Unlike Aretaeus, he includes children in the scope of the affection, particularly those between one and five years old ...
Coeliac Disease - History
... Aretaeus of Cappadocia, living in the second century in the same area, recorded a malabsorptive syndrome with chronic diarrhoea ... the attention of Western medicine when Francis Adams presented a translation of Aretaeus's work at the Sydenham Society in 1856 ... The patient described in Aretaeus' work had stomach pain and was atrophied, pale, feeble and incapable of work ...
Aretaeus Of Cappadocia - Bibliography
... The medical opinions of Aretaeus have been discussed by such scholars as Johann Albert Fabricius, Albrecht von Haller, and Kurt Sprengel ... Aretaeus has been treated more recently in a couple of short monographs Karl Deichgräber, Aretaeus von Kappadozien als medizinischer Schriftsteller, Berlin, 1971 ... For Aretaeus' influence on Giambattista Morgagni, the father of anatomical pathology, see Giorgio Weber, Areteo di Cappadocia interpretazioni e aspetti della formazione anatomo-pa ...