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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: skar'pah


Antonio, Italian anatomist, orthopedist, and ophthalmologist, 1747–1832.

See: canals of Scarpa, under canal, membranous layer of subcutaneous tissue of abdomen, Scarpa fluid, Scarpa foramina, under foramen, fossa scarpae major, Scarpa ganglion, Scarpa habenula, Scarpa hiatus, Scarpa liquor, Scarpa membrane, Scarpa method, Scarpa sheath, Scarpa staphyloma, Scarpa triangle

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