New effects of ketamine abuse uncovered -- MEDICA Trade Fair

New effects of ketamine abuse uncovered

In two studies, one of which is published today, the team shows how ketamine present in urine causes damage to the epithelial lining of the bladder, allowing urine to penetrate into underlying tissues which causes inflammation and extreme pain.

21/03/2016

Grafic: Bladder orange marked in a body

This grafic shows a bladder in a human body: if too many bladder cells are killed there will not be enough remaining to repair the tissue; © Panthermedia.net/CLIPAREA