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Old 06-24-2017, 03:42 PM
TSBG TSBG is offline
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There are examples of trephination being performed in the ancient world, and of patients who lived long past the surgery. I don't think it's known whether the procedure was performed for an actual medical reason like a buildup of fluid in the skull, or to "let the demons out."