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Hank Dilators

probing and dilating

Uterine Dilators or cercival dilators

2

Hegar Dilators

probing and dilating

Uterine Dilators or cercival dilators

3

Pratt Uterine Dilators

Probing and Dilating

Uterine Dilators or cercival dilators

4

Sims uterine Sound

Depth Gauge

malleable 

Inserted into the cervical os to mesure the depth of the uterus from the cervix to the back of the uterus or the fundus. Used to prevent peforation of the uterus while curetting of the endometrial lining during D&C.

5

Sims uterine curette

Sharp curette

Used to scrape the endocervical and endometrial lining of the uterus. durng dilation and curettage prcedure

6

Thomas uterine curette 

Blunt curette

Used to remove uterine contents after sharp curetting

7

Schroeder tenaculum

Single-tooth tenaculum, Braun tenaculum

used to grasp the anterior lip of the cervix for greater manipulation

Used during D&C, vaginal hysterectomy, or abdominal hysterectomy

8

Bozeman uterine dressing forceps

Dreesing or Packng forceps

curved forceps with horizontal serrations running one-forth of the way down the inner jaws.

used to place vaginal packaging in the vagina after vaginal procedures.

9

Auvard weighted vaginal speculum

Weighted speculum

self-retaining

used to retract the posterioir vaginal wall 

10

Graves vaginal speculum 

Duckbill Speculum

self-retaining retractor with an inner upper and lower concave blades

used to retract the anterior and posterior vaginal walls

11

OB/peri-pad

12

Robinson catheter

13

Heaney Hysterectomy Forceps

Hyster clamp

has horizontal serrations running the length of the jaws and a single tooth on the inner jaw

used to clamp vessels and uterine ligaments during hysterectomy

14

Heany-Ballentine hysterectomy Forceps

heany clamp or Masterson clamp

Has vertical serrations running the length of the jaw and a single or double toot on the inner jaw

can be straight or curved

used to clamp vessels and ligaments during hysterectomy

15

O'Sullivan-O'Connor Retractor

Irish retractor

A self-retaining ring retractor with lateral blades attached and interchangeable upper and lower blades

used to retract the abdominal wall during an open abdominal or pelvic procedures.

16

Neonatal Bulb Syringe

baby sucker or ear syringe

used to aspirate mucous and fluid from the mouth and nose of a neonate

17

Heany needle holder

Used when suturing around curved structures and in confined spaces, such as during vaginal hysterectomy

18

Richardson-Eastman retractor 

Double ended rich retractor

19

Pennington forceps 

Duval forceps

Triangle forceps

Commonly used during intestinal and rectal procedures. Also used for grasping the uterine layers during cesarean closure

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Curved Ochsner forceps