Ibn Sina Hakim
Ibn Si·na(ĭb′ən sē′nä), Hakim Also known as Av·i·cen·na (ăv′ĭ-sĕn′ə) 980-1037.
Persian physician and philosopher whose medical textbook, Canons of Medicine, greatly influenced European medical studies until the 17th century.
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