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Head Sections Animation

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The 'Atlas of head sections' consists of 53 engraved copperplates of frozen sections of the head. Every sectiopn was cut by William Macewen, a pioneering neurosurgeon during the 19th and 20th centuries. Together with his 'Pyogenic infective diseases of the brain and spinal cord', the 'Atlas of head sections' helped establish Macewen's international reputation as a leader in the field.

Head Sections Animation

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“Head Sections Animation,” Heritage, accessed October 17, 2019, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/1370.