France (1958)

Rene Leriche (1879-1955) was a Parisian surgeon famous for his surgery 
as well as inventions. His most famous invention is sympathetomy to
increase blood flow within the artery. Thoracic sympathetomy was 
performed in ischaemic upper limbs such as Raynauld's disease.
Horner's syndrome is a complication of thoracic sympathetomy.

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