10 Archaic Medical Terms from the Oxford English Dictionary That are Perfect for the COVID-19 Pandemic

For obvious reasons thoughts of illness, medicine, & bodily vulnerability have been running wild in my mind for a while now. I also have considerably more free time these days. Additionally, I really love digital archives and archaic vocabulary. So here we are. Here’s a small collage series I’ve made pairing rare/archaic medical terms I’ve found in my excavations of the Oxford English Dictionary and images culled from old public domain medical textbooks, newspapers, & literary works…