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L0013468 Richard Bright, "Reports of medical cases"
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Diseased kidney
Coloured stipple-engraving
By: W. Sayafter: F.R. SayReports of medical cases (2 volumes)
Bright, Richard
Published: 1827-1831

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The Artificial Kidney

By Gill Paul  During the Second World War, Dr. Willem Kolff used parts from an old car motor, washing-machine components, orange-juice cans and sausage skins to create the world’s first artificial kidney. He was working in Nazi-occupied Holland where it was

L0013468 Richard Bright, "Reports of medical cases"
Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images
images@wellcome.ac.uk
http://wellcomeimages.org
Diseased kidney
Coloured stipple-engraving
By: W. Sayafter: F.R. SayReports of medical cases (2 volumes)
Bright, Richard
Published: 1827-1831

Copyrighted work available under Creative Commons Attribution only licence CC BY 4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

The Artificial Kidney

By Gill Paul  During the Second World War, Dr. Willem Kolff used parts from an old car motor, washing-machine components, orange-juice cans and sausage skins to create the world’s first artificial kidney. He was working in Nazi-occupied Holland where it was