Not just an appendix: Sir Frederick Treves
- Correspondence to:
Prof. J E Skandalakis, 1462 Clifton Road, NE, Suite 303, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA;
- Accepted 26 October 2002
The history of the anatomy and surgery of the appendix is a beautiful chapter in medical education, and we appreciate the role of Sir Frederick Treves in its development.