Nova exercitatio anatomica, exhibens ductus hepaticos aquosos, et vasa glandularum serosa.Vesteräs, Sweden: E. Lauringerus, 1653.
Rudbeck claimed to have discovered the intestinal lymphatics and their connexion with the thoracic duct in 1651, a claim disputed as to priority by Bartholin (Nos. 1096-97). This book was reproduced in facsimile in 1930. English translation in Bull. Hist. Med., 1942,11, 304-39.
Subjects: ANATOMY › 17th Century, Lymphatic System