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Summary The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth and Other Curiosities from the History of Medicine ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Í ❴Epub❵ ➜ The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth and Other Curiosities from the History of Medicine Author Thomas MorriOre the advent of anaesthesia such as a daring nineteenth century operation to remove a metal fragment from beneath a conscious patients heart We also hear of the weird often hilarious remedies employed by physicians of yore from crows vomit to port wine enemas the hazards of such everyday objects as cucumbers and false teeth and miraculous recovery from apparently terminal injuriesBlending fascinating history with lacerating wit The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth will take you on a tour of some of the funniest strangest and most wince inducing corners of medical histo. Really very funny and informative Chuckled and winced from start to finish Highly recommend for a light read if you're not sueamish

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Delightfully horrifying of the MOBI #239 Popular ScienceOne of Mental Flosss Best Books of One of Science Fridays Best Science Books of A mysterious epidemic of dental explosions A teenage boy who got his wick stuck in a candlestick A remarkable woman who like a human fountain spurted urine The Mystery PDF or from virtually every orificeThese are just a few of the anecdotal gems that have until now lain undiscovered in medical journals for centuries This fascinating collection of historical curiosities explores some of the strangest cases that have perplexed doctors ac. I bought this as I'm a doctor and fancied reading something medically related other than a journal or textbook I wasn't disappointed fascinating read for those medical and those not It's like a horrible histories book for adultsThe chapters can drag a bit towards the end you're glad when the topic of the chapter changesReally funny and at times shocking The author has put a lot of time thought and effort into the book and it showsWould recommend

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