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Caduceus and Asclepius: A Tale of two Rods

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Prof Mohammed Muhtaseb conceived the original idea of the Letter, guided the search for data and assisted with revision of the manuscript. Miss Aaya Muhtaseb contributed to the design of the Letter, conducted the search for data and information used to compile the Letter, composed the letter including citing of references, and made revisions leading up to submission. Both authors approved the final version and agree to be accountable for all aspects of the work.

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Muhtaseb, M., Muhtaseb, A. Caduceus and Asclepius: A Tale of two Rods. Eye (2022).

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