Reference numberRBO/12/40
Alternative reference numberRBO.12.772
Title'Draught of a Calculus per urethram'
DescriptionFigure of a bladder stone - with following note: 'The Stone was voided by the urinary passages with no other Remedy taken than an ounce of Syrup of Marsh Mallows overnight'.
The stone weighed two ounces
Stone was voided by Ann Smith of Bleenham, 18 years old, in 1714
Read to the Royal Society on 29 October 1724
Extent1 side
Access statusOpen
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