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Barbara Watson Model

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This 3D model is a representation of the first patient to survive the removal of a brain tumour, Barbara Watson. She was operated on by William Macewen in 1879 and survived the operation. This was the first successful brain tumour removal in history.

Barbara Watson Model

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Citation

“Barbara Watson Model,” Heritage, accessed July 21, 2019, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/1343.