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FULL STORY: https://www.sciencealert.com/earliest-evidence-of-ear-surgery-dates-back-more-than-5-000-yearsGruesome Skull Discovery Contains The Earliest Evidence of Ear Surgery
An ancient skull uncovered at a 6,000-year-old megalithic monument in Spain still holds signs of what would have been a brutal ear surgery.
Archaeologists suspect the patient probably had a double-sided acute middle ear infection, which can cause earaches and fevers.
Without treatment, fluid can gather behind the eardrum, possibly causing a visible lump in the skull, hearing loss, or even life-threatening inflammation of the brain's outer membrane.
While now a common procedure, prior to the mid-19th century ear surgery was performed only in desperate attempts to save lives. Though some interpretations of ancient writings hint at surgical interventions as far back as the first century CE, solid evidence is hard to come by.
This gruesome skull discovery suggests similar procedures could have even been carried out thousands of years earlier. ...
However it happened, the surgery appears to have worked. The bones near both her ears show signs of deterioration, confirming an infection at some point, but they also show no signs of infection at the time of death. In fact, there was clear bone regeneration and remodeling, which is a common part of the healing process. ...