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Fallopius, Gabriel (1523–1562)

Gabriel Fallopius

Gabriel Fallopius, also known as Fallopia, was an Italian anatomist and a supporter of Vesalius. He carried out important work on many anatomical structures, and is best known for his descriptions of the Fallopian tubes. He was succeeded at Padua, where he taught, by Hieronymus Fabricius.