Metzenbaum scissors


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Metzenbaum scissors

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Metzenbaum scissors

(mets′ĕn-bawm″)
[M. Metzenbaum, U.S. otorhinolaryngologist, 1876–1944]
A surgical scissors with a long shank, used for delicate tissue dissection.

Metzenbaum scissors

lightly built curved scissors with blunt-pointed, narrow blades.
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Laparoscopic Metzenbaum scissors, serrated, Tungsten coated inserts, 5mm, 31cm, reusable & autoclavable made of high quality stainless steel.
To finish development of the paraurethral passage, I pass standard Metzenbaum scissors through each hydrodissected tunnel until I feel the underside of the pubic bone, but no further.
2) Use Metzenbaum scissors to dissect subcutaneous fat and tissue apart until the fascia is visible.
The Autonomy Laparo-Angle line includes a needle holder, electrocautery-capable Metzenbaum scissors, Maryland dissector and electrosurgery hook.
Surgical dissection can be performed with either a scalpel, Metzenbaum scissors, or electrical needle device.
Two of the advertisements utilize an image of Metzenbaum scissors, which are used to puncture a hole in the baby's skull, and discuss their role in partialbirth abortion.
Cutting into the cervix will feel tough against the tips of the Metzenbaum scissors, while cutting into the softer beefy-appearing detrusor muscles will manifest with excessive bleeding.
The extensive instrument line includes a needle holder, electrocautery-capable Metzenbaum scissors, Maryland dissector mid electrosurgery hook.
is a modification of the Metzenbaum scissors that are used in gynecology (figure).
Metzenbaum scissors or a knife can then be used to excise the vaginal mucosa.
The PL700 Ceramic Bladed Bipolar Metzenbaum Scissors combine ceramic bladed scissors technology and safe bipolar energy for superior cutting and sealing of tissue bundles mad vessels in one step.