Chauliac, Guy de
Chauliac, Guy de gē də shōlyäk´ [key], c.1300–1368, French surgeon. At Avignon he was physician to Pope Clement VI and to two of his successors. His
Chirurgia magna (1363) was used as a manual by physicians for three centuries.
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