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Concerning kidney and bladder stones; details of experiments made with the stones eg boiling it to see how much salt there was
List of some of the experiments carried out with findings at page 16; list of future experiments on page 17

Reference number
RBO/6/1
Earliest possible date
12 December 1683
Page extent
17 pages
Format
Manuscript

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'A Discourse about the Calculus Humanus' made by Frederick Slare, 12 December 1683, RBO/6/1, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rbo_6_1/a-discourse-about-the-calculus-humanus-made-by-frederick-slare, accessed on 18 June 2024

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