- Italian anatomist and surgeon known for his studies of the ear and nerves and for his description of atherosclerosis.
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No one but Scarpa, Galeotti, and Bottazzi knew what it was for.
Sometimes the first manifestation is a hydrops and a fluctuating swelling in the upper part of Scarpa's triangle.
I have seen them dart forth from another medium precisely as described by Scarpa.