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Medical Photos Of The Past

Accidental Gunshot Wound Leads to Medical Advances

July 4, 2018

When a 1820s fur trapper was accidentally shot in the stomach, his gunshot wound provided doctors with a window into the mysterious inner-workings of the human body…...

28 Photos Show Us How 'Strange' Medical Practice of the...

August 3, 2016

Back in the 1800s, the human body was still largely a mystery. Modern medicine was just starting to take shape, but compared to what we know today, doctors at the...