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- History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
- When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
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- estela de Peseshet , que fue descubierta dentro de una tumba del viejo Peseshet era una mujer doctor (swnwt) y la directora (imyt-r) de las mujeres médicas.
- The doctor in Ancient Egypt
- Peseshet (Old Kingdom 5th Dynasty) had her own stela in the tomb of Akhet- hotep, probably Peseshet's other title 'overseer of the funerary priests'.
- La mujer en el Antiguo Egipto
- Dama Peseshet que fue nombrada 'Inspectora.
- El papiro egipcio: el primer libro de la historia
- —En Giza, se encuentra la tumba de una dama, Dama Peseshet, con el título de directora de los doctores. ( Dinastía VI, Imperio Antiguo, 2300 a.C.
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- Ancient Egyptian remedies
- According to an inscription on the false door of an Old Kingdom tomb on the Giza Plateau of a Fifth Dynasty dignitary Akhethetep, his mother, Peseshet, was the head of the court doctors and thus the first well-attested female doctor in history.
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- Women in Ancient Egypt
- Dr. Hassan translated Peseshets title as follows: "Overseer of the doctors.
- Peseshet--the first female physician?
- Peseshet--the first female physician? Harer WB Jr, el-Dawakhly Z. American Research Center, Cairo, Egypt.
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