Monday, 10 Dec 2018

The first case of veterinary surgery would date from 5000 years

After the discovery of a cow’s skull pierced by a hole, found on the Champ Durand (Vendée) in the 1970s, several scientists have conducted the investigation to find out if it was an accident or an accident. a case of trepanation. Their study, published Thursday in Scientific Reports, shows that trepanning on an animal was practiced more than 5,000 years ago. In Europe, there are many human skulls dating from the Neolithic that show signs of trepanation. But we had never found a trepanned animal skull “…

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