Xavier Bichat, “General Anatomy: Applied to Physiology and Medicine”, 1801.

  Xavier Bichat, “General Anatomy; Applied to Physiology and Medicine”, 1801 was a nonfiction medical book.  The book is famous in that  Xavier Bichat uses the term “tissues”, making it an historic first coining of “tissue”.  An “anatomy” is not an “eidonomy” (external morphology); anatomy is internal morphology.  The “macroscopic”, anatomy of “organs” was already known … Continue reading Xavier Bichat, “General Anatomy: Applied to Physiology and Medicine”, 1801.