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1799
Gas
discovered
by Sir Humphrey
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William Morton first
used Ether in an
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1846
Robert Liston first
used ether during
an amputation in
"Time me, gentlemen,
time me!"…read more

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1847
James
discovered the effects
of chloroform and
used it as an
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Ignaz Semmelweiss
insisted on doctors
in chloride of
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