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slevit1, M.D. Hidden Content
PGY-1, Emergency Medicine
lol, no i remember asking about it back then and everyone blew off my question and i just randomly thought about it again. thanks for clarifying haha. that explains why our heart was hardly a heart by the time we got to it.
I was under the impression that they used formalin, which is just formaldehyde in aqueous solution. I'm not 100% sure though.
The cadavers they used while I was on the island were originally embalmed in formalin, but preserved in a phenol solution.
Suffering is optional.
Whatever it was, my eyes were not happy with it.
UCLA, Engineering (2006)
AUC, Medicine (2013)
Wet daddy's anyone??