Use of Alum to Control Intractable Vesical Haemorrhage

Authors


Department of Urology, St Mary's Hospital, Praed Street, London W2 1NY.

Abstract

Summary— Eight patients with hitherto uncontrollable vesical bleeding were treated by irrigating the bladder with a 1% solution of alum. The method does not require anaesthesia and bleeding ceased in every case.

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