The importance of corn silk in the complex treatment of urolithiasis

5 December 2023

Department of facultative surgery with a course of urology of TSMU named after M. Garryyev

Urolithiasis is the main problem of modern urology; it ranks second in frequency after pyelonephritis among urological diseases. It is known that in folk medicine for the treatment of urolithiasis, the use of corn silk is of great importance. Products made from corn silk have diuretic, choleretic, hemostatic and hypoglycemic properties [3].