Ancient Egyptian: surgery and anatomy

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Surgery: fixing or removing a broken bone.

Anatomy: how the body is structured (disection).

B: bleeding - 

  • Patient bleed to death&die: didnt attempt major surgeries to prevent this

L: lack of knowledge-

  • Didnt know how to treat people: good tools and trained doctors (priests) passed down knowledge.

I: infection-

  • Patient will get an infection&die (blood poisoning): Used willow leaves to treat this

P: pain -

  • Patient will die of shock due to pain: they made sure their surgeries were quick

THE FOUR ENEMIES OF SURGERY

The theory of the channels shows progress in the anatomy of…

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