Bloodletting Procedure

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Title

Bloodletting Procedure

Subject

1700s medicine

Description

A depiction of a procedure known as bloodletting where a patient would be cut and their blood allowed to drain. It was believed that sickness was contained in the blood, and that draining the blood would let the sickness leave as well.

Creator

Unknown

Source

https://www.history1700s.com/index.php/articles/19-medical-history/1512-how-did-people-perform-medical-procedures-before-the-advancement-of-modern-day-science.html

Publisher

history1700s.com

Date

1700s

Contributor

Will Fuss

Format

Digital Image

Type

Originally print media

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Original Format

Print media

Files

bloodletting1.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Bloodletting Procedure,” Enlightenmens, accessed February 6, 2023, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/488.

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