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Italian anatomist who first described the Fallopian tubes (1523-1562)

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But now I've mentioned what Fallopius gave to the world, I'm not about to labour the point.
The first documented description and trial of a condom was in the 16th century when Italian anatomist Gabrielle Fallopius claimed to have made a linen condom to protect against syphilis.
Dulaurens also rejects the notion that "the clitoris of Fallopius or Tentigo of the ancients" might be considered a version of the penis -- their difference in structure is salient.
In 1564, Italian anatomist Fallopius created a condom of linen for the prevention of venereal disease.
The sheath is invented by Gabriello Fallopius, Professor of Anatomy at the University of Padua, Italy, to protect against VD.