We're not saying that being a doctor today isn't full of grossness—but if you practiced medicine or surgery hundreds of years ago, things would be a little bit messier. In the quiz below, PlayBuzz user Beth Porter asks the important question: would you have been able to stomach being a doctor in medieval Europe?
Quiz: Could You Actually Stomach Being A Medieval Doctor?
Hope you like leeches!
Mar 22, 2016
Caroline Wazer - Staff Writer
A writer and PhD candidate at Columbia University, where she studies the politics of health and disease in ancient Rome. She is a staff writer at HistoryBuff.