Almost cartilaginous induration of mucous membrane of bladder.
Constant urging to urinate, violent pain in glans penis; straining; pain extorts screams; must get down on all fours to urinate; urine contains much viscid, thick, white mucus or deposits a red sand.
Pains down the thighs during efforts at urination.
Urine has a strong ammoniacal odor.
Compare with Chimaphila, Uva ursi (spasm and burning in bladder, ropy urine), Hydrangea arb., Berber. (latter has pains more in back and hips, and has a yellow, loamy sediment).