Disease and Infection: Egyptians

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  • Disease and Infection: Egyptians
    • Who treated the sick?
      • Women
      • Priests
      • Specialist Doctors
      • Magicians
    • Treatments
      • Herbal Remedies
      • Surgery
      • Charms
    • Medical Ideas
      • Disease caused by undigested food rotted in the bowels letting of gases that traveled along channels to make areas of the body diseased.
      • Channels from heart carried blood, air and water.
      • Knew about organs such as liver and brain due to mummification however didn't know the functions.
    • Cause for disease
      • Spiritual - gods caused illness
      • Natural - blocked channels


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