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Ventouses from Dictionaire des sciences médicales..., 1821

Physicians used tools such as the cupping bells and scarifiers, shown in this 1821 illustration, to alleviate their patients' suffering.

Courtesy National Library of Medicine

Chemistry related spherical bowls with tubes and a pump.
  • Topic:

    Medical Treatments
  • Creator:

    N. P. Adelon (1782–1862), F. V. Mérat(1780–1851)