Article Text

Download PDFPDF

Images in thorax
Leonardo da Vinci and the first portrayal of pectus excavatum
  1. Hutan Ashrafian
  1. Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to Hutan Ashrafian, The Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, 10th Floor QEQM-Building, Praed Street, London W2 1NY, UK; h.ashrafian{at}imperial.ac.uk

Statistics from Altmetric.com

Studying one of Leonardo da Vinci's images from 1510, I note for the first time that there is an image of pectus excavatum (figure 1) in an …

View Full Text

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.