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Castration of men was based on knowledge of the female body

For men with prostate problems, castration was a treatment method for many years. But in the early 20th century, decisions regarding castration were based on the belief that the prostate was the equivalent of the uterus in the woman. A new thesis from Linköping University contradicts the notion that in the history of medicine, men are the norm.

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