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repairing a torn Achilles tendon

Surgery

sur' je rE, the art or work of treating diseases, injuries, or deformities by operation on the body, usually with instruments

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Crawford Williamson Long
Crawford Williamson Long
the first to use sulfuric ether as an anesthetic

William Thomas Green Morton
William Thomas Green Morton
the first to publicly demonstrate the use of sulfuric acid as an anesthetic

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