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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 5, Issue 5 (2016)

Urolithiasis management and treatment: Exploring historical vistas of Greco-arabic contribution

Author(s):

Salman Ahmed, Muhammad Mohtasheemul Hasan and Zafar Alam Mahmood

Abstract:
The purpose of presenting review was to share the medicinal and surgical contribution of Greco-Arabic Muslim scientists in diagnosis, surgery and natural medicines for the management and treatment of urolithiasis. The contribution of Al-Antaki, Al-Baghdadi, Al-Baitar, Al-Bokhari, Al-Razi, Al-Zahrawi, Ibn Sina, Ibn Zuhr was highlighted. The data compilation was preliminary and much more efforts are still needed to restore the missing continuity in the history of medicine.

Pages: 167-178  |  1238 Views  67 Downloads

How to cite this article:
Salman Ahmed, Muhammad Mohtasheemul Hasan and Zafar Alam Mahmood. Urolithiasis management and treatment: Exploring historical vistas of Greco-arabic contribution. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2016;5(5):167-178.