Back to top

Egas Moniz

First name
António Caetano de Abreu Freire Egas
Last name
Moniz
Date of birth
November 29, 1874
-
Date of death
December 13, 1955
Bio

Portuguese neurologist Antonio Caetano de Abreu Freire Egas Moniz earned a Nobel Prize in Medicine for developing the first psychosurgery procedure, frontal leukotomy.

Credit

Portrait courtesy UIC Department of Neurology

Compounds

Preparations

Combinations

People

Books, etc.

Movies