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Roman knowledge about the body and disease - Test

1.

Which of the following properties of the human body did Galen understand?

2.

Where, according to Galen, was blood created?

3.

Who thought that poisonous vapours were the cause of disease?

4.

Who thought that invisible creatures were the cause of disease?

5.

Who thought the 'four humours' were the cause of disease?