https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caustic_pencil

A caustic pencil (or silver nitrate stick) is a device for applying topical medication containing silver nitrate and potassium nitrate, used to chemically cauterize skin ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cauterization

Cauterization (or cauterisation, or cautery) is a medical practice or technique of burning a part .... Silver nitrate is the active ingredient of the lunar caustic, a stick that traditionally looks like a large match. It is dipped in water and pressed onto the ...

https://woundcareadvisor.com/how-to-apply-silver-nitrate/

Mar 24, 2016 ... It's also an effective agent to cauterize bleeding in wounds. Silver nitrate is a highly caustic material, so it must be used with caution to prevent ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4zVjRrNPlg

Nov 18, 2011 ... ... Wound Care: Chemical Cauterization in Wounds Summary- This is a ... Nosebleed Control by Cauterization (Silver Nitrate and Electrical) ...

https://www.rxlist.com/consumer_silver_nitrate/drugs-condition.htm

Jul 31, 2017 ... Silver nitrate is a prescription topical solution used in treating wounds and burns on the skin as an ... Antiseptic Wound Cauterization. Adult and ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24275482

Nov 1, 2013 ... OBJECTIVES: In this study we compared silver nitrate cautery with placebo to assess the effect of silver nitrate cautery in aphthous stomatitis for ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK537873/

Oct 30, 2018 ... Silver nitrate is an inorganic chemical with antimicrobial properties and ... It has been used as a cauterizing agent by delivering free silver ions ...

http://skin-diseases-and-skin-care.imedpub.com/silver-nitrate-burn-after-umbilical-granuloma-treatment-a-case-report.php?aid=18709

It is a common paediatric problem that needs simple treatment with local cauterization with silver nitrate. This 10 day baby male was admitted to Neonatology ...

https://myhealth.alberta.ca/Health/aftercareinformation/pages/conditions.aspx?hwid=abp6135

Nose cautery can help prevent nosebleeds. The doctor uses a chemical swab or an electric current to cauterize the inside of the nose. This seals the blood ...

https://www.clwk.ca/buddydrive/file/silver-nitrate/

Silver Nitrate (AgNO3) Sticks for Wound Care. Classification. Cautery Agent – Silver Nitrate. Key Points. • Silver nitrate is an effective cautery agent. Indications.