Harvey Cushing

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Noun1.Harvey Cushing - United States neurologist noted for his study of the brain and pituitary gland and who identified Cushing's syndrome (1869-1939)Harvey Cushing - United States neurologist noted for his study of the brain and pituitary gland and who identified Cushing's syndrome (1869-1939)
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Harvey Williams Cushing, padre de la neurocirugia norteamericana y considerado el padre de la neurocirugia moderna, nacio el 8 de abril de 1869 en cleveland, Ohio.
En 1932, el neurocirujano Harvey Williams Cushing (1869-1939) describio a ocho pacientes con sintomas de una enfermedad que mas tarde se llamaria por su nombre, sindrome de Cushing.