The largest in the UK medical charity Wellcome Trust has published the photos of medical instruments, medicine and other scientific artifacts, which were treated in the Middle Ages and “pacified” people. First collection great variety of syringes and sprintsovok. This is understandable. After all, nothing can tell about the successes of medicine of the time better than these navigation tools. The collection includes, perhaps, all the representatives of the historical “family” of syringes – from the XVII century brass and ivory needles, which were used in the XVIII century as a douche and enema before syringes made ​​of glass and stainless steel of the XX century.


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