Egas Moniz

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Bruno Di Muzio et al.

Antonio Caetano de Abreu Freire Egas Moniz (1874-1955) was a Portuguese neurologist that is notable in radiology history for his development of cerebral angiography in 1927. He is also known as the developer of prefrontal leucotomy ​for which he received a Nobel Prize in 1949 (shared with Walter Rudolf Hess).

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