Medical Terms our ancestors used … Are those real?

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We had one family member with Milk Legs. What a weird name we think today.

But it may be good to make a list to see of any of the medical terms are genetic. We have a letter from a cousin that talks about hay fever and allergies.

 

Here are some ‘fun’ websites:

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~armissis/diseases.htm

http://www.thornber.net/medicine/html/medgloss.html

http://www.antiquusmorbus.com/

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~usgwkidz/oldmedterm.htm

http://www.cyndislist.com/medical/diseases/

http://fentonhistsoc.tripod.com/id121.html

 

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