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female catheter

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Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996002019
Description
Female catheter which consists of a rigid hollow cylindrical metal tube which is rounded and closed at one end (the tip introduced into the urethra) and has a short hollow tube branching off from the other end which is closed with a piece of metal with a loop at at the end; the tip has six small ho…
Accession Number
996002019
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Female catheter which consists of a rigid hollow cylindrical metal tube which is rounded and
closed at one end (the tip introduced into the urethra) and has a short hollow tube branching
off from the other end which is closed with a piece of metal with a loop at at the end; the
tip has six small holes on both sides (going up 3 cm)
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
OWNED BY DR. JASON A. HANNAH, 1928 MEDS. GRADUATE FROM QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length: 11.9 cm. x Width: 1.3 cm.
Condition Remarks
There is a small crack in the metal at the holding end of the catheter; no corrosion is visible; #3: dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Sklar Products, Surgical Instruments Catalogue (1967), p. 299; "Antique Medical Instruments"
by C. Keith Wilbur, M.D., p. 74
Research Facts
Female catheter, double current -- Sklar, p. 299
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female catheter

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1984.14.9
Description
Glass female catheter; slightly bent at tip; outer part ending in a lip.
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Accession Number
1984.14.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Glass female catheter; slightly bent at tip; outer part ending in a lip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 17.0 cm x Diam. 4.0 mm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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female catheter

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Dates
1974
circa 1974
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1981.2.4 a-b
Description
Catheter (a) is a long, hollow tube with an oval hole at one end and an opening at the other end, into which (b) is inserted; (b) contains a catheter guidewire.
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Accession Number
1981.2.4 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Catheter (a) is a long, hollow tube with an oval hole at one end and an opening at the other end, into which (b) is inserted; (b) contains a catheter guidewire.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Diam. 5.0 mm
b - catheter insert - Size: Length 15.6 cm x Diam. 3.0 mm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Catherine Rekai, the widow of Dr. John Rekai.
Maker
Hevesy Surgical/Aesculap
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1974
circa 1974
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
(a) marked with "HEVESY SURG // [logo] GERMANY 16"; (b) has the Aesculap symbol and "I & B KROME Made in Germany"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Aesculap catalogue, 1974, p. 259 (item #EF306C); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Rekai is one of the founders of the Central Hospital; he served at the Semelweiss Hospital, Budapest, from 1938–1948, and at Central Hospital from 1957–1978.
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female catheters

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Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1984.14.10 a-b
Description
Two glass catheters; on end angled at about 45° and with two holes, one towards the tip and the other at the bend; there is another similar bend, but in the opposite direction, about 1/3 of the way from the other end.
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Accession Number
1984.14.10 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Two glass catheters; on end angled at about 45° and with two holes, one towards the tip and the other at the bend; there is another similar bend, but in the opposite direction, about 1/3 of the way from the other end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - catheter - Size: Length 16.0 cm
b - catheter - Size: Length 16.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. W.J. Wilson; used by his father, Dr. J.P WIlson.
Dates
1900
1999
1900-1999
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. J.P. Wilson graduated from U of T in 1911 and practised in Richmond Hill 1919-1967.
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glass catheter

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Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997037458
Description
A long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one straight-cut open end; at one end, the tube terminates in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on one side; the other end tapers to a lipped opening
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Accession Number
997037458
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one straight-cut open end; at one end, the tube terminates in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on one side; the other end tapers to a lipped opening
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Glass shows minor wear; slightly dirty/cloudy on interior; no chips or cracks
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Weck Surgical Instruments and Products," by Pilling Weck, 1992, p. 282 (similar to item # 19614) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
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glass catheter

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Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997037459
Description
A long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one straight-cut open end; the tube angles at both ends; at one end, the tube terminates in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on both sides of the tube, one of which is smaller than the other
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Accession Number
997037459
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one straight-cut open end; the tube angles at both ends; at one end, the tube terminates in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on both sides of the tube, one of which is smaller than the other
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Slight spotting on interior
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
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glass catheter

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Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997037460
Description
A long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one straight-cut open end; the tube angles at both ends; at one end, the tube terminates in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on both sides of the tube, one of which is smaller than the other
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Accession Number
997037460
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one straight-cut open end; the tube angles at both ends; at one end, the tube terminates in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on both sides of the tube, one of which is smaller than the other
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Diam. 0.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Interior of glass is fogged
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
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male and female catheter

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Dates
1930
circa 1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.349.1 a-c
Description
Two interchangeable catheter tips--a male tip and a female tip--and a narrow piece of tubing.
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Accession Number
1969.349.1 a-c
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Two interchangeable catheter tips--a male tip and a female tip--and a narrow piece of tubing.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
male tip
female tip
tubing
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1930
circa 1930
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Condition Remarks
Probably a straight piece is missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Parker's male and female catheter

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Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1976.9.29
Description
Handle and catheter screw together at the middle; the catheter has an oval hole at the tip.
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Accession Number
1976.9.29
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
Handle and catheter screw together at the middle; the catheter has an oval hole at the tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Dr. Cooper Cole, via Dr. Arthur Cole.
Dates
1900
1950
1900-1950
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 18.3 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Pitted with rust over entire length; rust is heavier in the handle area.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Sheftel urine sugar test kit

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Home Health Care
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Diagnosis
Urology
Accession Number
1973.2.6
Description
Sheftel urine sugar test kit consists of clear glass test tube, graduated at 1.5 cc; clear glass pipette with black rubber tip graduated at 0.25 cc and 0.13 cc; clear glass cylinder vial of (b) holds fifty (x50) blue tablets of copper sulfate compound (reagent) No. 1587 with black plastic screw cap…
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Accession Number
1973.2.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Home Health Care
Patient Care Artifacts
Classification
Clinical Laboratory Diagnosis
Diagnosis
Urology
MeSH Heading
Diabetes Mellitus
Diagnosis -- instrumentation
Description
Sheftel urine sugar test kit consists of clear glass test tube, graduated at 1.5 cc; clear glass pipette with black rubber tip graduated at 0.25 cc and 0.13 cc; clear glass cylinder vial of (b) holds fifty (x50) blue tablets of copper sulfate compound (reagent) No. 1587 with black plastic screw cap; clear glass cylinder vial (f) holds thirty (x30) white tablets of methenamine No. 1588 for timed burning with red plastic screw cap; clear glass rod with spoon end mounted with red rubber test tube cleaner at opposite end; khaki coloured paper sleeve holds paper colour chart with four green colour bars on both sides, one side is for chart for one tablet and the other is for two tablets; black plastic hinged case has textured top and bottom with sides cut at an angle and small silver metal push button used to open case; inside case mounted on top section a silver metal bar with custom metal grips to hold vials and other items; centre metal part includes a metal bar hanging down with open cirlce to hold test tube and bottom with a solid concave metal pan with scorch marks from previous buring of the reagents; embossed on the other lid section is the name of the product and manufacturers name; this plain section stores the instruction booklet and colour chart; instruction booklet provides photographs of each step and tips on testing the urine for sugar, how to read the colour chart and how to clean the test tube.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - case
b - copper sulphate tablets
c - pipette
d - glass vial
e - glass spoon
f - methenamine reagent tablets
g - colour chart in sleeve
h - instruction booklet
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Winston S. Mahon of Willowdale, Ont.
Maker
Eli Lilly and Company
Site Made (City)
Indianapolis
Site Made (State)
Indiana
Site Made (Country)
U.S.A.
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Inscriptions
Embossed on case: "Lilly"; embossed inside case bottom: "URINE SUGAR TEST CASE // SHEFTEL // ELI LILLY AND COMPANY // INDIANA, U.S.A"; printed on booklet cover: "DIRECTIONS FOR USING // URINE SUGAR TEST CASE, // SHEFTEL // BASED ON A METHOD DEVISED BY A. G. SHEFTEL, M.D. // Prepared only by // ELI LILLY AND COMPANY INDIANAPOLIS 6, INDIANA, U.S.A."; on vial b: "60 REAGENT TABLETS No.1587 // COPPER SULPHATE COMPOUND // (For Urine Sugar Test, Sheftel); on vial f: "40 REAGENT TABLETS No.1588 // METHENAMINE // FOR TIMED BURING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F6-12
Temporary Location
On exhibit at L-2016-9 Ontario Science Centre 3 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2018.
Length
a - 12.1 cm
b - 9.9 cm
c - 9.6 cm
d - 9.6 cm
e - 10.5 cm
f - 7.5 cm
g -10.9 cm
h - 10.3 cm
Width
a - 10.8 cm
c - 1.0 cm
e - 1.5 cm
g - 2.6 cm
h - 6.4 cm
Depth
a - 3.5 cm
h - 0.2 cm
Diameter
b - 2.5 cm
c - 0.7 cm
d - 1.5 cm
e - 0.7 cm
f - 1.2 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
g - colour chart in sleeve; chart is 10.0 cm x 2.2 cm h - instruction booklet closed
Condition Remarks
Paper sleeve for colour chart is missing upper corner of one side, shows liquid damage and stains; booklet shows liquid damage along bottom creating colour transfer of burgundy paper cover on white paper, shows stains and wrinkles
Copy Type
original
Reference Types
Internet
Research Facts
Smithsonian's National Museum of American History: Lilly Urine Sugar Test Kit, Sheftel, Test Kit No. 6, 1940s. A diabetes manual from 1947 describes the kit as “a compact, portable set suitable for the handbag; it employs reagents in tablet form so there is no danger of spilling. It can be set up anywhere, and an accurate quantitative test for sugar can be run in five minutes.”
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three-way uretal catheter

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Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996013036
Description
A long, green hollow rubber rod with a hole in the tip, two holes just up from the tip and two more holes up a little further from that; 12 red stripes circle the rod halfway up its length; more green rubber, then the rod changes to black; end of rod covered with black rubber neck, which holds thre…
Accession Number
996013036
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A long, green hollow rubber rod with a hole in the tip, two holes just up from the tip and two more
holes up a little further from that; 12 red stripes circle the rod halfway up its length; more
green rubber, then the rod changes to black; end of rod covered with black rubber neck, which holds
three black guides in place; guides have metal heads for locking onto transducers
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. Low in Toronto in the Bladder Function Clinic 1965-1996
Maker
USCI
Site Made (City)
Billerica
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Packaging on 996.013.038-.040 suggests later date
Material
rubber: green; black
metal : silver
Inscriptions
On catheter (not guides): "5265 USCI USA 11.5 JBGJEA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 50.2 cm. x Width 4.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
Pristine condition
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Gillian Major; see also all of 996.013; see also product packaging information
Research Facts
Used with homemade balloon; same as catheter used in calibrator (996.013.031g)
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three-way uretal catheter

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Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996013037
Description
A long, green hollow rubber rod with a hole in the tip, two holes just up from the tip and two more holes up a little further from that; 12 red stripes circle the rod halfway up its length; more green rubber, then the rod changes to black; end of rod covered with black rubber neck, which holds thre…
Accession Number
996013037
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A long, green hollow rubber rod with a hole in the tip, two holes just up from the tip and two more
holes up a little further from that; 12 red stripes circle the rod halfway up its length; more
green rubber, then the rod changes to black; end of rod covered with black rubber neck, which holds
three black guides in place; guides have metal heads for locking onto transducers
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by Dr. Low in Toronto in the Bladder Function Clinic 1965-1996
Maker
USCI
Site Made (City)
Billerica
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Packaging on 996.013.038-.040 suggests later date
Material
rubber: green; black
metal : silver
Inscriptions
On catheter (not guides): "5265 USCI USA 11.5 JBGJEA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 50.2 cm. x Width 4.0 mm.
Condition Remarks
Pristine condition
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Gillian Major; see also all of 996.013; see also product packaging information
Research Facts
Used with homemade balloon; same as catheter used in calibrator (996.013.031g)
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three-way uretal catheter

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Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996013038 a-c
Description
A green rubber catheter with three black guides lies inside a sealed package which is paper on the back and clear plastic over the front to form a window; rectangular white and red paper insert with product information lies inside the package with the catheter; reverse of package has cautionary war…
Accession Number
996013038 a-c
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A green rubber catheter with three black guides lies inside a sealed package which is paper on the
back and clear plastic over the front to form a window; rectangular white and red paper insert with
product information lies inside the package with the catheter; reverse of package has cautionary
warning printed many times
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - package - Size: Length 61.0 cm. x Width 10.3 cm.
b - catheter - Size: Length 50.2 cm. x Width 4.0 mm.
c - paper insert - Size: Length 21.6 cm. x Width 4.5 cm.
Provenance
Used by Dr. Low in Toronto in the Bladder Function Clinic 1965-1996
Maker
USCI
Site Made (City)
Billerica
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Packaging on 996.013.038-.040 suggests later date
Material
rubber: green; black
metal : silver
paper: cream; white; red
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
On package (reverse): 'NON-STERILE USCI ["USCI" enclosed in oval]" printed many times; on insert in
package: "CONTENTS // NOT STERILE // DO NOT STERILIZE // IN THIS PACKAGE // CONTENTS: 1 each //
USCI // Rev. 6/8-77/5011411 // CAT. NO. // H8015 // 000099 // FORMERLY // 5265 // SIZE // 11.5F //
LENGTH // 30 CM // LOT NO. // 027051 // CAUTION: FEDERAL (USA) LAW RESTRICTS THIS DEVICE TO SALE
BY OR ON THE ORDER OF A PHYSICIAN. // USCI, A DIVISION OF C.R. BARD, INC. Billerica, Massachusetts
01821, U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Condition Remarks
Package is sealed; catheter looks to be in good condition; package is creased; moisture stain on
paper on reverse, left side, 1 cm from top and flush with left edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Gillian Major; see also all of 996.013; see also product packaging information
Research Facts
Packages unopened; these 3-way catheters cost $100 apiece; used to measure bladder and urethral
pressure; hooked up to transducers and rested in a sterilizing chamber
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three-way uretal catheter

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Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996013039 a-c
Description
A green rubber catheter with three black guides lies inside a sealed package which is paper on the back and clear plastic over the front to form a window; rectangular white and red paper insert with product information lies inside the package with the catheter; reverse of package has cautionary war…
Accession Number
996013039 a-c
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A green rubber catheter with three black guides lies inside a sealed package which is paper on the
back and clear plastic over the front to form a window; rectangular white and red paper insert with
product information lies inside the package with the catheter; reverse of package has cautionary
warning printed many times
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - package - Size: Length 61.0 cm. x Width 10.3 cm.
b - catheter - Size: Length 50.2 cm. x Width 4.0 mm.
c - paper insert - Size: Length 21.6 cm. x Width 4.5 cm.
Provenance
Used by Dr. Low in Toronto in the Bladder Function Clinic 1965-1996
Maker
USCI
Site Made (City)
Billerica
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Packaging on 996.013.038-.040 suggests later date
Material
rubber: green; black
metal : silver
paper: cream; white; red
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
On package (reverse): 'NON-STERILE USCI ["USCI" enclosed in oval]" printed many times; on insert in
package: "CONTENTS // NOT STERILE // DO NOT STERILIZE // IN THIS PACKAGE // CONTENTS: 1 each //
USCI // Rev. 6/8-77/5011411 // CAT. NO. // H8015 // 000099 // FORMERLY // 5265 // SIZE // 11.5F //
LENGTH // 30 CM // LOT NO. // 027051 // CAUTION: FEDERAL (USA) LAW RESTRICTS THIS DEVICE TO SALE
BY OR ON THE ORDER OF A PHYSICIAN. // USCI, A DIVISION OF C.R. BARD, INC. Billerica, Massachusetts
01821, U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Condition Remarks
Package is sealed; catheter looks to be in good condition; package is creased; moisture stain on
paper on reverse, left side, 1 cm from top and flush with left edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Gillian Major; see also all of 996.013; see also product packaging information
Research Facts
Packages unopened; these 3-way catheters cost $100 apiece; used to measure bladder and urethral
pressure; hooked up to transducers and rested in a sterilizing chamber
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three-way uretal catheter

http://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1744
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996013040 a-c
Description
A green rubber catheter with three black guides lies inside a sealed package which is paper on the back and clear plastic over the front to form a window; rectangular white and red paper insert with product information lies inside the package with the catheter; reverse of package has cautionary war…
Accession Number
996013040 a-c
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A green rubber catheter with three black guides lies inside a sealed package which is paper on the
back and clear plastic over the front to form a window; rectangular white and red paper insert with
product information lies inside the package with the catheter; reverse of package has cautionary
warning printed many times
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - package - Size: Length 61.0 cm. x Width 10.3 cm.
b - catheter - Size: Length 50.2 cm. x Width 4.0 mm.
c - paper insert - Size: Length 21.6 cm. x Width 4.5 cm.
Provenance
Used by Dr. Low in Toronto in the Bladder Function Clinic 1965-1996
Maker
USCI
Site Made (City)
Billerica
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1965
circa 1965
Date Remarks
Packaging on 996.013.038-.040 suggests later date
Material
rubber: green; black
metal : silver
paper: cream; white; red
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
On package (reverse): 'NON-STERILE USCI ["USCI" enclosed in oval]" printed many times; on insert in
package: "CONTENTS // NOT STERILE // DO NOT STERILIZE // IN THIS PACKAGE // CONTENTS: 1 each //
USCI // Rev. 6/8-77/5011411 // CAT. NO. // H8015 // 000099 // FORMERLY // 5265 // SIZE // 11.5F //
LENGTH // 30 CM // LOT NO. // 027051 // CAUTION: FEDERAL (USA) LAW RESTRICTS THIS DEVICE TO SALE
BY OR ON THE ORDER OF A PHYSICIAN. // USCI, A DIVISION OF C.R. BARD, INC. Billerica, Massachusetts
01821, U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Condition Remarks
Package is sealed; catheter looks to be in good condition; package is creased; moisture stain on
paper on reverse, left side, 1 cm from top and flush with left edge
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Gillian Major; see also all of 996.013; see also product packaging information
Research Facts
Packages unopened; these 3-way catheters cost $100 apiece; used to measure bladder and urethral
pressure; hooked up to transducers and rested in a sterilizing chamber
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urinary catheter

http://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1734
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996013030
Description
A urinary catheter consisting of a clear yellow cap into which is inserted a metal needle; the other end of the needle fits into a small yellow latex (?) tube; the latex tube is sealed at its distal end but is perforated in 6 (?) places by small irrigating holes
Accession Number
996013030
Collection
Bladder Function Clinic Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A urinary catheter consisting of a clear yellow cap into which is inserted a metal needle; the
other end of the needle fits into a small yellow latex (?) tube; the latex tube is sealed at its
distal end but is perforated in 6 (?) places by small irrigating holes
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Bladder Function Clinic, KGH, by Dr. Low between 1965 and 1996
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Date of use confirmed by Dr. Low
Material
plastic: clear yellow
latex(?): clear pale yellow
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Dimension Notes
Length 64.7 cm. x Diam. : 0.6 cm.
Condition Remarks
In pristine condition, with the exception of the perforation holes at the distal tip of the tube;
holes are stained a darker yellow
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. J.A. Low
Research Facts
Used in pressure flow studies of the urethra
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urinary catheter

http://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3919
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997037451
Description
A urinary catheter, consisting of a long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one open end; at one end, the tube angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on one side; the other end tapers to a lipped open end
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Accession Number
997037451
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A urinary catheter, consisting of a long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one open end; at one end, the tube angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on one side; the other end tapers to a lipped open end
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Slight staining on interior
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Weck Surgical Instruments and Products," by Pilling Weck, 1992, p. 282 (similar to item # 19614) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Images
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urinary catheter

http://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3918
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997037452
Description
A urinary catheter, consisting of a long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one open end; at one end, the tube angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on one side; the other end tapers to a lipped open end
  1 image  
Accession Number
997037452
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A urinary catheter, consisting of a long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one open end; at one end, the tube angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on one side; the other end tapers to a lipped open end
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 15.8 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Slight staining on interior; no chips or cracks
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Weck Surgical Instruments and Products," by Pilling Weck, 1992, p. 282 (similar to item # 19614) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Images
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urinary catheter

http://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3917
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997037453
Description
A urinary catheter, consisting of a long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one open end; at one end, the tube angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on one side; the other end tapers to a lipped open end
  1 image  
Accession Number
997037453
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A urinary catheter, consisting of a long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with one open end; at one end, the tube angles before terminating in a bulbous tip; a punched oval hole is located on one side; the other end tapers to a lipped open end
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Slight staining on interior
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Weck Surgical Instruments and Products," by Pilling Weck, 1992, p. 282 (similar to item # 19614) (see attached photocopy); CD #9
Images
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urinary catheter

http://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3916
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997037454
Description
A urinary catheter, consisting of a long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with a straight-cut open end; the tube angles at both ends; at one end, the tube terminates in a bulbous tip; punched oval holes are located on both sides of the tube; one hole is smaller than the other
  1 image  
Accession Number
997037454
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- female
Description
A urinary catheter, consisting of a long, glass, cylindrical thick-walled hollow tube with a straight-cut open end; the tube angles at both ends; at one end, the tube terminates in a bulbous tip; punched oval holes are located on both sides of the tube; one hole is smaller than the other
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used by either Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. H. Godfrey Bird of Gananoque, Ontario
Dates
1896
circa 1896
Date Remarks
This marks the beginning of the Bird practice.
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
None
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 15.5 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
White residue inside tube; no chips or cracks
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #9
Images
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