‘Extraordinary’ 4,000-year-old Egyptian skull may show signs of attempts to treat cancer

An Ancient Egyptian skull may have evidence of brain surgery (Picture: Tondini, Isidro, Camarós/SWNS 2024) An ‘extraordinary’ 4,000-year-old Egyptian skull shows signs of attempts to treat cancer. Cutmarks on the skull could be indications that ancient Egyptians tried to operate on excessive tissue growth, say scientists. An alternative theory is that they tried to learn […]