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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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41.
Artificial Urethral Sphincter
Artificial Urethral Sphincter 0.25 x 3.5 x 0.75. "Urinary sphincter- artificial. Prostheses and Implants. One artificial sphincter example made of latex and loose in plastic bag marked "Artificial Urethral Sphincter Heyer-Schulte Corporation. 5377 Overpass Road. Santa Barbara CA. 93105. 805-964-4741. The artificial sphincter was developed by the Medical University and first implanted by Dr. F Derrick and later patented by NASA."
42.
Skin Button
Skin Button 0.25 x 3.5 x 2." "Loose example of skin button made of latex. shaped with half of a sphere and a a hollow tube coming out of the side. smaller but similar to #00.5A.1 and 00.5A.4. Skin Buttons provided access to the body for tubes which led to and from the Thoracic Duct and made lymph dialysis possible." Ultimately they were used in lymphocyte depletion prior to transplant. (See assorted papers in T.S. Hargest's CV on lymphocyte drainage-skin buttons paper-#17." T.S. Hargest. CV)"
43.
Curved Bistoury
Curved Bistoury 0.25 x 3.75 x 0.75. Cutting tool: Knife: Bistoury. Steel curved bistoury housed in attached brass case. In tortoise shell case.
44.
Quire's Foreign Body Extractor
Quire's Foreign Body Extractor 0.25 x 4 x 1.5". Grasping and fixating:Forceps:Aural. Steel extractor with finger-like feature that can be rotated by squeezing either end of the U- shaped piece.
45.
Dental Pick
Dental Pick 0.25 x 4.25 x 0.5. Dental instruments. Dental pick with ivory handle.
46.
Fenestrated Artery Forceps
Fenestrated Artery Forceps 0.25 x 4.25 x 1.25". Grasping and fixating:Forceps:Artery. "Steel forceps with raised edge. handles with oval shaped holes. and a clamp like arms. Metal is heavily rusted."
47.
Dental Pick
Dental Pick 0.25 x 4.5 x 0.625. Dental instruments. Dental pick with ivory handle.
48.
Pressure Forceps
Pressure Forceps 0.25 x 4.5 x 2". Grasping and fixating:Forceps:Hemostat. Stainless steel forceps with curved arms when closed and flat oval shaped tip.
49.
Pressure Forceps
Pressure Forceps 0.25 x 4.75 x 2.25". Grasping and fixating:Forceps:Hemostat. Stainless steel forceps with rounded plier like arms at tip.
50.
Dental Pick
Dental Pick 0.25 x 5 x 0.125. Dental instruments. Dental pick with ivory handle.
51.
Iris Knife
Iris Knife 0.25 x 5 x 0.25. Cutting tool:Knife:Ophthalmic. Steel knife with satin finish and a dip in the side of the handle.
52.
Tait's Pressure Forceps
Tait's Pressure Forceps 0.25 x 5 x 2.25". Grasping and fixating:Forceps:Hemostat. Steel forceps with plier like arms and rust of metal present. This form of the forcep was used to stop uterine bleeding.
53.
Forceps
Forceps 0.25 x 5 x 2.5. Grasping and fixating:Forceps. Stainless steel forceps with upward curved arms.
54.
Noye's Canaliculus Knife
Noye's Canaliculus Knife 0.25 x 5.25 x 0.25. Cutting tool:Knife:Ophthalmic. Steel knife with a satin finish and a curved sharp blade.
55.
Dental Pick
Dental Pick 0.25 x 5.25 x 0.25. Dental instruments. Dental pick with ivory handle.
56.
Dental Pick
Dental Pick 0.25 x 5.25 x 0.25. Dental instruments. Dental pick with ivory handle.
57.
Bowman's Canaliculus Knife
Bowman's Canaliculus Knife 0.25 x 5.5 x 0.25. Cutting tool:Knife:Ophthalmic. Stainless steel knife with indentations on handle and curved blade.
58.
Antrum Cannula
Antrum Cannula 0.25 x 5.5 x 1 . Catheterization: Nasal. Curved stainless steel Cannula that fits on a trocar and is placed in the nasal cavity to aid in the delivery of oxygen.
59.
Forceps
Forceps 0.25 x 5.5 x 1 . Grasping and fixating:Forceps.
60.
Forceps
Forceps 0.25 x 5.5 x 2.5. Grasping and fixating:Forceps. stainless steel
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