This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?
Cutting and dissecting instruments are sharp and are used to cut body tissue or surgical supplies.
straight Mayo, curved Mayo, Metzenbaum (left to right) Knife Handle, Scissors (left to right) 1.1 Straight Mayo scissors - Used to cut suture and supplies. Also known as: Suture scissors. EX: Straight Mayo scissors being used to cut suture.
#7, #3, #4 (left to right) 1.a 7 handle with 15 blade (deep knife) - Used to cut deep, delicate tissue. 1.b 3 handle with 10 blade (inside knife) - Used to cut superficial tissue. 1.c 4 handle with 20 blade (skin knife) - Used to cut skin.
1.2 Curved Mayo scissors - Used to cut heavy tissue (fascia, muscle, uterus, breast). Available in regular and long sizes.
snap or stat. Its jaws may be straight or curved. 1. 2. Available in regular and long sizes.3 Metzenbaum scissors .1 hemostat is used to clamp blood vessels or tag sutures.II. .Clamping and occluding instruments are used to compress blood vessels or hollow organs for hemostasis or to prevent spillage of contents. Other names: crile.2 mosquito is used to clamp small blood vessels. haemostat 2. Its jaws may be straight or curved.Used to cut delicate tissue.
Available in short and long sizes.burlisher hemostat. mosquito (left to right) 2. Other names: Schnidt tonsil forcep. Burlishers have two closed finger rings.6 A hemoclip applier with hemoclips applies metal clips onto blood vessels and ducts which will remain occluded. Other names: Rochester Pean.5 A right angle is used to clamp hard-to-reach vessels and to place sutures behind or around a vessel. 2." Other names: Mixter. hemostat.3A Kelly is used to clamp larger vessels and tissue. A right angle with a suture attached is called a "tie on a passer. right angle Kelly. Adson forcep. hemoclip applier with hemoclips .4 A burlisher is used to clamp deep blood vessels. Burlishers with an open finger ring are called tonsil hemostats. 2. mosquito (left to right) 2.
Available in short and long sizes. Babcock 3. Foerster sponge stick . Available in short and long sizes.III. 3. A "Judd-Allis" holds intestinal tissue. The jaws may be straight or curved. Grasping and holding instruments are used to hold tissue.1 An Allis is used to grasp tissue. May also be used as a clamp. drapes or sponges. a "heavy allis" holds breast tissue. fallopian tube.4 A Foerster sponge stick is used to grasp sponges.2 A Babcock is used to grasp delicate tissue (intestine. Other names: Ochsner. Allis 3. Other names: sponge forcep.3 A Kocher is used to grasp heavy tissue. ovary). Kocher 3.
EX: Sponge sticks holding a 4 X 4 and probang. Other name: towel clip.5 A dissector is used to hold a peanut. thumb forceps and tissue forceps are available in various lengths. Backhaus towel clip dissector EX: Dissector holding a peanut. Pick ups. 3. 3. 4. and smooth or serrated jaws. large & small towel clips IV.1 Russian tissue forceps are used to .6 A Backhaus towel clip is used to hold towels and drapes in place. with or without teeth.
smooth forceps 4. 4. DeBakey forceps Russian tissue forceps 4. or with teeth: used to grasp the skin.3 DeBakey forceps are used to grasp delicate tissue.5 Mayo-Hegar needle holders are used to hold needles when suturing.2 Adson pick ups are either smooth: used to grasp delicate tissue. 4. many teeth forceps (top to bottom) Long smooth pick-ups are called dressing forceps. short. Other names: Dura forceps.4 Thumb forceps are used to grasp tough tissue (fascia.grasp tissue. breast)." Adson pick ups single tooth forceps. Forceps may either have many teeth or a single tooth. particularly in cardiovascular surgery. Single tooth forceps are also called "rat tooth forceps. They may also be placed in the sewing category. Short smooth pickups are used to grasp delicate tissue. medium & long (top to bottom) .
Richardson retractor 5. Deaver retractor 5. EX: Needle holder with suture. 5. Other names: USA. When identifying retractors. look at the blade.EX: Needle holder with suture. They are either "self-retaining" (stay open on their own) or "manual" (held by hand). US Army. Retracting and exposing instruments are used to hold back or retract organs or tissue to gain exposure to the operative site. Army Navy retractor 5.1 A Deaver retractor (manual) is used to retract deep abdominal or chest incisions. not the handle.2 A Richardson retractor (manual) is used to retract deep abdominal or chest incisions.4 A goulet (manual) is used to retract shallow or superficial incisions. . V. Available in various widths.3 An Army-Navy retractor (manual) is used to retract shallow or superficial incisions.
May be bent to various shapes. Balfour Weitlaner retractor 5. Gelpi retractor 5. malleable or ribbon retractor 5.8 A Balfour with bladder blade (selfretaining) is used to retract wound edges during deep abdominal procedures.6 A Weitlaner retractor (selfretaining) is used to retract shallow incisions.goulet 5. .5 A malleable or ribbon retractor (manual) is used to retract deep wounds.7 A Gelpi retractor (self-retaining) is used to retract shallow incisions.