Abdullah Bin Anis, An Uncelebrated Physician of the 7th Century

Fateme Ashrafzade, Muhammad Reza Rajabnejad, Muhammad Saeed Al-Attar


One well-cited assertion in the literature is a lack of data about health,
physicians and their lives in Arabian Peninsula in the 7th century, which
is expected due to deficiency of original resources from that time.
Previous studies identified only three physicians without remarkable
data about their lives. This article introduces Abdullah bin Anis, a new
physician who was unknown previously and presented novel information
about medicine and its practice in Prophet Muhammad’s time (ca


Arabic Medicine, Traditional Medicine, History of Medicine, Medieval

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