Jean Martin Charcot

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Noun1.Jean Martin Charcot - French neurologist who tried to use hypnotism to cure hysteria (1825-1893)
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Jean Martin Charcot, who first described the clinical features and pathology of MS, flourished in a highly politicized French hospital system that he came to rule with an iron hand.
His criticisms are reflective of a famous quote by Jean Martin Charcot, a nineteenth-century French scientist who is considered the founder of modern neurology.