Some have also their edges worn by the sharpening of scalpels.
Lucian, as I have mentioned, speaks of scalpels inlaid with gold.
They are of Damascus steel, and are sharper than any of these knives or scalpels.
Forceps and the handles of scalpels are nickelled, and this keeps them bright.
In the side of this body politic the surgeon was a thorn as sharp as any one of his ...