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Michael Ellis, 20th-century U.S. heart surgeon. See: DeBakey classification, DeBakey forceps.


an illustrious American cardiovascular surgeon.

DeBakey bulldog clamps
surgical instruments designed for temporary occlusion of large blood vessels.
DeBakey tissue forceps
delicate surgical thumb forceps with longitudinal ribs, designed for delicate, nontraumatic vascular surgery.
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