History of Medicine

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Since the Aztec Tepationi - who interpreted the disease as the manifestation of the wrath of the gods - and the doctors of the old continent met, a syncretism began to take shape in Latin America. Photo: Stock.

Latin American history is one of miscegenation, syncretism and fantastic mergers. Medicine is one of the most eclectic aspects in the region, which has centuries-old traditions and an internationally recognized academy.