Note: Do not rely on this information. It is very old.
AEgineta, Paulus, a Greek physician and voluminous writer of the 7th century a.d. His works form a mine of information on the surgery of his time.
“When the soul is once taken up with the things that are of absolute necessity, it will not be much troubled about other things.”
–Jeremiah Burroughs, The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment