Cairo Genizah : Medical

Galen

Cairo Genizah

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Leaf from a work on dentistry, with a discussion of the danger of suffocation caused by a swollen tongue; prescription of opium or infusion of colocynth root in vinegar for numbing the gums before extraction of teeth. Mention of Galen.</p>


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