Monsel's solution


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Mon´sel's so`lu´tion


1.(Med.) An aqueous solution of Monsel's salt, having valuable styptic properties.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The problem, it turns out, is that aluminum chloride and Monsel's solution (ferric subsulfate) --common topical hemostatics used during the procedure--block the stain from binding tissue.
Another topical agent that is still used in dermatologic and gynecologic procedures, but with decreased frequency, is Monsel's solution, which is composed of 20% ferric subsulfate [48].
Unusual histiocytic reaction to Monsel's solution. Am J Dermatopathol.