Murphy, John B.

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John B., U.S. surgeon, 1857-1916.
Murphy approach
Murphy bone lever
Murphy bone skid
Murphy brace
Murphy button - mechanical device used for intestinal anastomosis.
Murphy dilator
Murphy drip - Synonym(s): proctoclysis
Murphy forceps
Murphy gouge
Murphy hook
Murphy knife
Murphy light
Murphy method
Murphy needle
Murphy percussion - Synonym(s): piano percussion
Murphy punch
Murphy reamer
Murphy retractor
Murphy scissors
Murphy sign - right upper quadrant pain on inspiration.
Murphy splint
Murphy tube
Murphy-Lane bone skid
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For the beginner with a low budget, I would recommend a pre-sharpened Murphy knife at about $12.95, or a Lee Ferguson or Denny knife at less than $20.