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://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 anti-infective agent. ... What Are Side Effects Associated with Using Silver Nitrate? ... Antiseptic Wound Cauterization.

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 ... VohraWoundCare.com/education Understand Wound Care: Chemical Cauterization in Wounds Summary- This is a demonstration of a wou...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/immunology-and-microbiology/silver-nitrate

Silver nitrate is the agent most commonly used, although trichloroacetic acid ..... a cauterizing agent such as a silver nitrate stick or an electrosurgical electrode.

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

The most commonly used treatment of umbilical granuloma is silver nitrate cauterization that comes mounted on a wooden stick applicator in a concentration of ...

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

Nov 1, 2013 ... OBJECTIVES: In this study we compared silver nitrate cautery with placebo to ... Silver nitrate sticks were used in group A (treatment group) and ...

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

Oct 30, 2018 ... Topical hemostatic agents have been used in the treatment for superficial wound bleeding and include chemical cauterizing agents (e.g, silver ...

https://www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/d04208a1

Silver nitrate topical (for use on the skin) is used to cauterize infected tissues around a skin wound. ... Silver nitrate is also used to help remove warts or skin tags.

https://medicine.uiowa.edu/iowaprotocols/silver-nitrate-use-and-toxicity

Mar 6, 2018 ... Silver Nitrate Toxicity The use of silver nitrate and when it is considered ... Cauterization of wounds and sluggish ulcers; Removal of granulation ...