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Related to Mixter forceps: DeBakey forceps
A forceps whose tips bent at a right angle relative to the shaft, used to reach around and ligate blood vessels.
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Mixter,Samuel Jason, U.S. surgeon, 1855-1926.
Mixter dilating probe
Mixter irrigating probe
Mixter-Paul hemostatic forceps
lightweight, ratchet-handled hemostats with the blades curved sharply downwards near their tip.