Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: cauliflower ears

  • The Terme Boxer’s trauma

    Seth JudsonLos Angeles, California, United States The cavernous eyes of the Terme Boxer look at me with the same anguish and exhaustion that has intrigued archaeologists and art historians since the boxer was first unearthed in Rome over a century ago. Experts date the bronze sculpture back to the third century BCE, and many have…