1616 - Thomas Bartholin is a Danish mathematician and physician was born 20th of October.
1652 - He gave the first full description of the human lymphatic system.
- His discovery was made at about the same time as Olof Rudbeck.
Bartholin described the use of so-called refrigeration anaesthesia.
Thomas Bartholin is the brother of Erasmus Bartholin.
1680 - Thomas Bartholin died 4th of December.
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