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a forceps with clawlike hooks at the end of each blade.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
vul·sel·la for·ceps, vulsellum forceps
a forceps with hooks at the tip of each blade.
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vulsellum forcepsLong forceps, used primarily in gynaecologic procedures to grasp (slippery) tissue and provide traction or torsion.
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