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Born in 1814 in the town of Cachoeira, Bahia.
He graduated in Medicine from the Medical School of Rio de Janeiro, where he received his degree in 1837.
Physician and writer, served in the body health of the Brazilian Army, being awarded the insignia of the Order of St. Benedict of Aviz, thanks to the services rendered to the country.
Writer of rare delicacy, the most celebrated poet in the academic and social, not published due to extraordinary modest, none of his productions.
His doctoral thesis was about "Puerperal Convulsions. "
Of his authorship is the "Form of the Military Hospital of the Province of Bahia, "a book he wrote while serving in Bahia, he served as chief surgeon of the bodies of the Army stationed in the province.
He died in 1856, earning most of his biographers glowing references.
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