)An Enhanced Multimedia Learning Unit )in ENT Department ”EMLU“

ENT Instruments for undergraduates
Project Manager

Prof. Dr. Adel Khalifa
Head of ENT Department Tanta University

.Head mirror. Used in ENT examination

.Aural speculum. Used in examination of the ear

Siegle Speculum (pneumatic speculum). Used in examination of the .(ear (magnification, test drum mobility, fistula test

Short bladed nasal speculum. Used in examination of the nose .((anterior rhinoscopy

Straight metallic tongue depressor. Used in examination of the oral .cavity and oropharynx

Curved metallic tongue depressor. Used in examination of the oral .cavity and oropharynx

Wooden tongue depressor. Used in examination of the oral cavity .and oropharynx

Laryngeal mirror. Used in examination of the larynx (indirect .(laryngoscopy

Post-nasal mirror. Used in examination of the posterior part of the .(nasal cavity and nasopharynx (posterior rhinoscopy

.Dressing forceps. Used in dressing of the ear or nose

.Probe (cotton applicator). Used in cleaning the ear canal

.Tuning fork. Used in tuning fork tests

Davis Boyle Mouth gag. Used in Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy .operations

.Tonsil Holding forceps. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

.Tonsil Holding forceps. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

.Straight tonsillar artery forceps. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

.Curved tonsillar artery forceps. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

.Tonsillar scissor. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

.Toothed tonsillar dissector. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

.Combined dissector and retractor. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

.Combined dissector and retractor. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

.Tonsillar snare. Used in Tonsillectomy operation

Tonsillar compression forceps. Used in Post-Tonsillectomy hemorrhage.

.Adenoid curette. Used in adenoidectomy

.Long bladed nasal speculum. Used in SMR and Turbinectomy

Self retaining nasal speculum. Used in SMR and septoplasty .operations

.Local anesthesia syringe. Used in SMR operation

.Luc’s forceps. Used in SMR and turbinectomy

.Nasal dressing forceps. Used in SMR and turbinectomy

.Nasal scissor. Used in SMR and turbinectomy

Scalpel handle. Used in all surgical operations e.g. SMR, .Tonsillectomy, Tracheostomy

.Septal dissector. Used in SMR and septoplasty operations

.Septal dissector. Used in SMR and septoplasty operations

.Septal dissector. Used in SMR and septoplasty operations

.Nasal snare. Used in polypectomy

.Chisel. Used in SMR and Caldwell Luc’s operations

.Hummer. Used in SMR and Calswell luc’s operations

.Antral burr. Used in intranasal inferior antrostomy

.Ethmoid Curette. Used in Intranasal ethmoidectomy operation

Periosteal elevator. Used in mastoidectomy and Caldwell Luc’s .operations

.Swivel knife. Used in SMR and septoplasty operations

Metallic sucker (suction tip). Used in SMR, turbinectomy and other .nasal operations

.Walsham’s forceps. Used in reduction of fracture nasal bones

.Ash forceps. Used in reduction of fracture nasal septum

.Anterior nasal pack. Used in management of anterior epistaxis

.Posterior nasal pack. Used in management of posterior epistaxis

.Myringotomy knife. Used in myringotomy operation

.Mastoid curette. Used in mastoidectomy operation

Gland forceps. Used in thyroidectomy and submandibular sialadenectomy.

.Alice forceps. Used in tracheostomy and neck operations

.Kocher forceps. Used in tracheostomy and other neck operations

.Mosquito forceps. Used in tracheostomy and other neck operations

.Non-toothed forceps. Used in tracheostomy and neck operations .(hold delicate structures)

.Toothed forceps. Used in tracheostomy and other neck operations .(hold tough structures)

.Towel forceps. Used to fix the towels in any surgical operation

.Tissue retractor. Used in tracheostomy and other neck operations

.Tracheal dilator. Used in tracheostomy operation

Tracheostomy tube (single lumen, silicon, cuffed). Used in .tracheostomy operation

N.B. The previous instruments are just an example to help undergraduates. The clinical exam may include instruments which were not mentioned here, or same instruments but with .different shapes

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