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    Anatomy for the Blind

    This old photo depicts a talk and touch session for the blind about human...

    • Posted July 24, 2013
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    The Lobotomy of Rosemary Kennedy

    Rosemary Kennedy, the younger sister of John F. Kennedy, was lobotomized at the age...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
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  • World’s Largest Kidney Stone

    This is the world’s largest ever recorded kidney stone, removed from a patient in...

    • Posted June 4, 2013
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  • Crawford Long’s Ether Amputation

    This tintype photo c. 1855-1860 is a staged portrayal of Crawford Long’s first use...

    • Posted May 24, 2013
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  • Lina Medina: Youngest Mom Ever

    Lina Medina, pictured above with her doctor and her 11-month-old son, was born September...

    • Posted May 11, 2013
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  • Bubonic Plague 2012

    Oregon man Paul Gaylord contracted a rare case of the bubonic plague, as known...

    • Posted April 11, 2013
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  • Conjoined Lambs Taxidermy

    Rare taxidermy of conjoined Siamese twin lambs with one head and two bodies.

    • Posted February 22, 2013
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    The Strange Case of Jeremy Bentham

    Upon his request in a detailed letter attached to his will, the body of...

    • Posted February 18, 2013
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  • Human Body Slices

    Human body slices showing the differences between thin and overweight anatomy.

    • Posted January 11, 2013
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  • Ectrodactyly

    Ectrodactyly, or lobster claw syndrome, is the name given to the condition in which...

    • Posted January 11, 2013
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