Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5201

Date Request Received: 02/08/2019 09:44:45

Date Request Replied To: 30/08/2019 15:48:36

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Request Summary: Methylene blue - surgical dye use

Request Category: Companies

Question Number 1:
Please could I kindly request information in respect of the volume per annum of methylene blue dye that you purchase for example, Blue Marker, Patent Blue for use as a surgical dye.
Answer To Question 1:
70 ampoules of 50mg in 10ml methylene blue over the past 12 months
Question Number 2:
Could you provide information on which surgical specialties use methylene blue as a surgical dye?
Answer To Question 2:
Plastic Surgery
Breast Surgery
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