Reference numberCLP/12ii/16
TitleExtract, 'An excretory duct from the glandula renalis. Extracted from the Giornale di Literati of Venice, for the year 1719' by unknown author
DescriptionShort extract from the 'Giornale di Literati' of Venice for 1719, reporting that the anatomist Anton Maria Valsalva discovered the excretory ducts of the glandulae renales [adrenal glands] and considers them principle organs of generation.

Subject: Anatomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An excretory duct from the Glandula Renalis. Extracted from the Giornale di Literati of Venice, for the Year 1719'.

Read to the Royal Society on 27 February 1723.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1724.0044
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 33 (1724), p 190
Related records in the catalogueRBO/11/109
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