Sushruta Samhita


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Sushruta Samhita (sōō·shrōōˑ·t säm·hēˑ·t),

n.pr ancient text of Ayurveda on surgery, written by sage Sushruta; includes description of surgical operations done to remove obstructions in the intestines, bladder stones, cataracts of the eye, and rhinoplasty.
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The transcripts of classical traditional medicine systems in India include Rigveda, Atherveda, Charaka Samhita and Sushruta Samhita.
Another ancient work still relevant today is the Sushruta Samhita.