Water poisoning in man and animal, together with a discussion on urinary calculi

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  • SDG 6
  • Abstract:

    Points concerning the harmful effects of drinking water upon man and animal are discussed: (a) Poisoning with excessive quantities of "normal or wholesome water" (Ill A). (b) Poisoning due to the drinking of excessively cold water (II B). (c) Poisoning due to drinking of distilled water (Ill). (d) Poisoni.ng due to drinking of excessively mineralised waters (IV). (e) The role played by excessively saline waters in the causation of urinary calculi (V).