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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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121.
Valve
Valve 0.5 x 4.5 x 0.5." "One elongated check valve. made of latex with black thread. Invented at MUSC."
122.
Check Valve
Check Valve 0.25 x 20 x 0.25. case-0.75 x 4 x 2.75." Miscellaneous check valve made of latex tubing and housed in a plastic case. Invented at MUSC.
123.
Valve
Valve """Piece of tubing containing valves. made of latex with metal wire wrapped around one end for support. Invented at MUSC."
124.
Clamp
Clamp 0.75 x 2 x 1 x 0.75. Grasping and fixating:Clamp. "Clamp like object made of plastic with metal wires inserted. developed at MUSC."
125.
Clamp
Clamp 0.75 x 2 x 1 x 0.75. Grasping and fixating:Clamp. "Clamp like object made of plastic with metal wires inserted. developed at MUSC."
126.
Clamp
Clamp 0.75 x 1.75 x 0.75. Grasping and fixating:Clamp. "Barrel shaped valve like object made of plastic. developed at MUSC."
127.
Head Mirror
Head Mirror 3 x 12 x 3. Head reflector and lamp. "Small. round head mirror that is moveable and attached to a brown leather band.""
128.
Eye Examination Apparatus
Eye Examination Apparatus 3.5 x 30 x 8. Ophthalmology. "Head gear and optical unit. including a leather headpiece. metal portion with attached light bulb. and attached cord and plug."
129.
Atkinson Esophageal Prosthesis
Atkinson Esophageal Prosthesis 1 x 7.5 x 1. Prostheses and implants. "Atkinson Esophageal Prosthesis for CA Esophagus. size M-L. semi-soft white funnel made of rubber with box and instruction sheet. Catalog Number #553920. UK Patent No# 2069339."
130.
Artificial Urethral Sphincter
Artificial Urethral Sphincter 1 x 5.25 x 5.25. loose sphincter:0.25 x 0.75 x 0.75. Urinary sphincter- artificial. Prostheses and Implants. Three examples of an artificial sphincter developed by the Medical University in a Lucite block. First implanted by Dr. F Derrick and later patented by NASA.
131.
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."
132.
Skin Button
Skin Button 0.75 x 6 x 2." "Loose example of skin button made of latex. shaped with half of a sphere and a tube coming out of the side. same as #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)"
133.
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)"
134.
Skin Button
Skin Button 0.5 x 6.5 x 2." "Loose example of skin button made of latex. shaped with half of a sphere and a tube coming out of the side. same as #00.5A.1. 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)"
135.
Skin Button
Skin Button 1 x 19 x 1.25." "Loose example of skin button made of latex. with a double tube connected to the rounded button. 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)"
136.
Skin Button
Skin Button 0.0625 x 0.5 x 0.5." "Skin button made of latex and fabric housed in plastic bag marked "Skin Button 635. Heyer-Schulte Corporation. 5377 Overpass Road. Santa Barbara. CA 93105."(805-964-4741). 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)"
137.
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Medicine Case
Medicine Case 7"x 14.75"x 9" Clear glass bottles with cork stoppers holding various drugs, several stacks of envelopes with the doctors information listed, and one Syringe Kit-metal case all housed in black leather case with handle.
138.
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Merlot Knife
Merlot Knife Box- 1.3756 x 2.875. knives- 0.375 x 4.5 x 0.375. Cutting tool:Knife:Myelotomy. Wooden box containing three stainless steel Myelotomy knives that each have small curved prong with a blunt tip. Developed at the Medical University by Mr. T.S. Hargest and used to cut the spine to control muscle spasms.
139.
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Jaeger's Keratotomy Knife
Jaeger's Keratotomy Knife 0.25 x 6 x 0.5. boxed- 0.75 x 6.25 x 0.75. Cutting tool:Knife:Ophthalmic. "Steel knife with satin finish handle and a sharp. thin diamond shaped tip. The instrument has rust present on the metal and housed in a cream colored cardboard box."
140.
Rib Shears
Rib Shears 0.5 x 8.25 x 1.75. Cutting tool:Scissors/shears:Rib. Steel shears with short rounded arms and finger grooves on the handles.