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1

Electrosurgical Pencil

Bovie

Cautery

Monopolar cautery

Used to coagulate and cut blood vessels

 

2

Halstead Forceps

3

Crile forceps

Hemostat, kelly forceps

Has serrations that run the complete length of the jaws

4

Kelly forceps

Hemostat, crile forceps

Has horizontal serrations that run abour half the length of the jaws

5

Rochester pean forceps

Pean, mayo forceps

Has horizontal serrations that run the length of the jaw

6

Mixter forceps

Right angle forceps, gemini forceps, ureter clamp

7

Adson forceps

Tosil forceps

8

Straight mayo scissors

Suture scissors

used for cutting sutures

9

Curved mayo scissors

used to dissect and undermines heavy fibrous tissues

10

Curved metzenbaum scissors

Tissue scissors

used to dissect and undermines delicate tissues

11

Wire scissors

Cut small gauge wires and sutures

12

No. 3 knife handle

holds no. 10, 11, 12, and 15 blades

13

No. 3 Long Knife handle

Holds no. 10, 11, 12, and 15 blades

14

No. 7 knife handle

holds no. 10, 11, 12, and 15 blades

15

No. 10 blade

used for making skin incisions

16

No. 11 blade

used for puncturing the skin 

17

No. 12 Blade

Tonsil blade

Crescent shaped blade 

18

No. 15 blade

Narrow blade with a small, rounded cutting edge

19

No. 4 Knife Handle

Has larger tip to accommodate larger blade

used to accomidate No. 20 blade

20

No. 20 blade

21

Plain adson tissue forceps

22

Toothes adson tissue forceps

Adson with teeth

23

Plain Tissue Forceps

24

Toothed tissue Forceps

25

Debakey Tissue Forceps

26

Ferris Smith Tissue Forceps

27

Russian Tissue Forseps

28

Towel Clip (Penetrating)

Used to hold towels in place when drapping

29

Foerster Sponge Forceps

Sponge stick

Rich Forceps

30

Allis Forceps

Interlocking fine teeth at the tip