Gender Female
Status Immortal
Parents Asklepios and Epione
Siblings Hygenia, Panakeia and Iaso
Home Olympus

Akeso was the goddess of healing (wounds) and curing (illness). Unlike her sister Panakeia she represented the process of a curing rather than the cure itself. Her male was counterpart was Akesis.

In Greek sculpural reliefs Akeso appears alongside her father Asklepios and sisters Hygeia, Panakeia and Iaso.

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