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How do you embalm somebody?

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When did embalming start?

In 1846, Dr. Ellerslie Wallace, a demonstrator in anatomy at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, developed a zinc chloride-based compound for the preservation of dead f (MORE)

What did embalmers do?

Embalmers were mostly found in ancient Egypt. They specialized in  preserving the bodies of the dead pharaohs and great leaders of  Egypt. It is because of their skill in em (MORE)

Why get embalmed?

In egypt they would embalm their dead in a show of honor andrespect. By making the body stay intact forever, the spirit wouldlive on in the afterlife forever.
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How do you do embalming for anatomy?

The blood is drained from the carcass as quickly as possible after humane death, then the jugular veins and carotid arteries are catheterized to pump formalin throughout the b (MORE)