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Harvey Williams Cushing, M.D.
b.8 Apr 1869
d.7 Oct 1939
  • HHarvey Williams Cushing, M.D.1869 - 1939
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  1. Mary Benedict Cushing1906 - 1978
  2. Betsey Maria Cushing1908 - 1998
  3. Barbara Cushing1915 - 1978
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Name Harvey Williams Cushing, M.D.
Gender Male
Birth[1] 8 Apr 1869
Death[1] 7 Oct 1939
Reference Number? Q380038?


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Harvey Williams Cushing (April 8, 1869 – October 7, 1939) was an American neurosurgeon, pathologist, writer and draftsman. A pioneer of brain surgery, he was the first exclusive neurosurgeon and the first person to describe Cushing's disease. He wrote a biography of William Osler in three volumes. Together with Ernest Sachs, he is known as the Father of Neurosurgery.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Harvey Williams Cushing, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.