vulsella


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vulsella

 [vul-sel´ah] (L.)
a forceps with clawlike hooks at the end of each blade.

vul·sel·la for·ceps

, vulsellum forceps
a forceps with hooks at the tip of each blade.
Synonym(s): volsella, vulsella, vulsellum

vulsella

/vul·sel·la/ (vul-sel´ah) [L.] a forceps with clawlike hooks at the end of each blade.

vulsellum forceps

Long forceps, used primarily in gynaecologic procedures to grasp (slippery) tissue and provide traction or torsion.

vul·sel·la for·ceps

, vulsellum forceps (vŭl-sel'ă fōr'seps, vŭl-sel'ŭm)
A forceps with hooks at the tip of each blade.
Synonym(s): vulsella, vulsellum.

vulsella, vulsellum

a forceps with clawlike hooks at the end of each blade, usually with ratcheted handles.