About Ambroise Pare

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1510 Born in France

1529 French surgeon, Ambroise Pare introduced amputation

1572 Ambroise Pare, French surgeon, introduced more humane treatment for battlefield wounds. He substituted egg yolk and turpentine for boiling oil, and introduced arterial ligature instead of cauterization.

1590 died




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