Reference numberAP/14/4
TitleUnpublished paper, 'On the application of lithotrity as an operation for the cure of stone illustrated by cases' by W B [William Birmingham] Costello
Date27 May 1830
DescriptionCostello recounts ten cases of individuals with bladder stones who were cured either by Costello or by [Jean] Civiale through lithotrity, an operation in which stones are broken up and then extracted from the patient.

Minor emendations appear in graphite.

Subject: Surgery
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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