Category: Obstetrics and Gynecology
Estimated Date: 1890
Name: Cervical Dilators
Manufacturer: Dr. Outerbridge
Description: Box containing six 1.75” wire forms with anterior and posterior blades and shaped for insertion in the cervix to keep it open. Also an 11” probe with a sliding arm on a wire to insert the dilators and a clipping from a newspaper describing the device. The inserter is a modification of a uterine sound, may be one.
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