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Arch Iran Med. 2013;16(3): 0-0.
PMID: 23432179
Scopus ID: 84874609181
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History of Medicine in Iran

A Brief History of Plastic Surgery in Iran

Abdoljalil Kalantar-Hormozi *

Abstract

 Although the exact time of performing plastic surgery is not addressed in the medical and historical literature, it can be supposed that these surgical procedures have a long and fascinating history. 

Recent excavations provided many documents regarding the application of medical instruments, surgical and even reconstructive procedures during the pre-historic and ancient periods. Actually, there is no historical definite time-zone separating general and cosmetic operations in the pre-modern time; however, historically there have been many surgeons who tried to perform reconstructive procedures during their usual medical practice. This article presents a brief look at the history of plastic surgery form the ancient to the contemporary era, with a special focus on Iran.
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ePublished: 01 Mar 2013
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