Purple urine bag syndrome

Che-Kim Tan; Ya-Ping Wu; Hsing-Ying Wu; Chih-Cheng Lai
August 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/26/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 5, p491
Academic Journal
The article presents a photograph of purple-colored urine of a patient with an indwelling catheter.


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