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4,000-year-old scalpel found in Turkey

A 4,000-year-old piece of obsidian which is believed to have been a surgical scalpel has been found in the Turkish province of Samsun. “During this year’s excavations, which started July 15, we discovered a piece of obsidian that was used as a scalpel in surgeries. Obsidian beds are generally situated