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This chapter presents English translation of a recension of Sabur ibn Sahl's (d. 869 CE) famous dispensatory as prepared by the physicians of a Baghdad hospital around the middle of the 11th century CE. It presents prescriptions of powders for the treatment of kidney and bladder stones, urinary incontinence, burning urinary sensations, acute white vitiligo and backpain.

Keywords: acute white vitiligo; bladder stones; burning urinary sensations; powders; Sabur ibn Sahl's dispensatory



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