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Gimbernat's operation

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Operation for strangulated femoral hernia.


    Antonio de Gimbernat:
  • Nuevo metodo de operar en la hernia crural.
    Madrid, Imprenta de la Viuda de Ibarra, 1793.
    In the same work he also described the ligament of the crural arch named after him.
    English translation by Thomas Beddoes (1760-1808:
  • A new method of operating for the femoral hernia / Translated from the Spanish of Don Antonio de Gimbernat... ; to which are added by the translator, queries respecting a safer method of performing inoculation, and the treatment of certain fevers. London, J. Johnson..., 1795.
    German translation by Bernhard Nathanael Schreger (1766-1725):
  • Neue Methode den Schenkelbruch zu operiren. Aus dem Spanischen mit einem Nachtrage über die Operation des Schenkelbruschs Von Dr. Schreger.
    Nuremberg, Stein, 1817. 141 pages.
    French translation by Gilbert Breschet (1784-1845):
    Nouvelle méthode d'opérer la hernie crurale étranglée.
    Journal des progrès des sciences médicales, number 4, 1827: 126-136.
    Journal des progrès des sciences médicales, number 5, 1827: 147-157.

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