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Hi, my name is Sofia Aziz. Welcome to my world of Biomedical and Forensic Egyptology.

What knowledge did the ancient Egyptians have of the anatomy of the body and its functions? Who were the Egyptian healers and doctors? How effective were their medical remedies and surgical procedures? Which deities were involved in healing? What do the medical papyri tell us? What was the role of magic in medicinal healing and how was it intrinsically intertwined with Egyptian ideology?

If you want to know all about the fascinating subject of ancient Egyptian medicine and magic you’re in the right place.