January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1586
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The article provides information about Swiss alchemist and physician Paracelsus, also known as Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim, who introduced several chemicals such as lead, sulfur, iron and arsenic into pharmaceutical chemistry. The information is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.


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