SAMUEL SHERWELL, M. D., Brooklyn, N. Y.
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I am now commonly in the habit, after saturating the wound with strong solutions of cocaine for a while, of using the Paquelin cautery at a mild-cherry red, the lightest possible touch of which usually blocks the “spurters.”
Further Observations on the Technique of An Efficient Procedure for the Removal and Cure of Superficial Malignant Growths.. Arch Dermatol. 2010;146(10):1079. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2010.262