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esophageal bougie

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009041
Description
Long narrow 1.0-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie
Accession Number
994009041
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.0-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
Inscriptions
"34 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 78.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009042
Description
Long narrow 1.1-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie
Accession Number
994009042
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.1-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
Inscriptions
"#36"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 75.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009043
Description
Long narrow 1.2-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber end.
Accession Number
994009043
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.2-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange; black
Inscriptions
"AGC / Fr. 40 / PILLING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 74.0 cm. x Diam. : 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1281
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009044
Description
Long narrow 1.4-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber end.
Accession Number
994009044
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.4-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange; black
Inscriptions
"DGA Fr. 44 PILLING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 74.0 cm. x Diam. : 1.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1282
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009045
Description
Long narrow 1.4-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber end.
Accession Number
994009045
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.4-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange; black
Inscriptions
"42 PILLING PHILA."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 72.0 cm. x Diam. : 1.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009046
Description
Long narrow 1.5-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie has orange fine wire wound around top to keep stopper inside.
Accession Number
994009046
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.5-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie has orange fine wire wound around top to keep stopper inside.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
Inscriptions
"48 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 77.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1284
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009047
Description
Long narrow 1.5-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber tip.
Accession Number
994009047
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.5-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange; black
Inscriptions
"CGG Fr. 48 PILLING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 75.0 cm. x Diam. : 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
rubber stiffened and cracking
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal speculum

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Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
997034463 a-b
Description
Esophageal speculum with one light carrier consists of: (a) an oval, long hollow tube with a solid square bar at proximal end perpendicular to scope; and (b) a solid long tube with a screw to hold in place.
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Accession Number
997034463 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- speculum
Description
Esophageal speculum with one light carrier consists of: (a) an oval, long hollow tube with a solid square bar at proximal end perpendicular to scope; and (b) a solid long tube with a screw to hold in place.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - scope - Size: Length 22.2 cm x Width 5.0 cm x Depth 2.6 cm
b - light carrier - Size: Length 20.5 cm x Width 3.0 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Pfau's American Instrument Co.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1930
1940
circa 1930-1940
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"PFAU'S AMER. INSTR. CO. GERMANY 22 cm. 9X13 m/m. H PFAU" stamped into metal of scope.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-9
Condition Remarks
One small spot of rust on solid bar where screw is attached.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Pilling Instruments and Equipment for Surgeons and Hospitals," Geo. P. Pilling and Son, 1932, p. 91 (similar to item #J2542)
Research Facts
This was used to examine the esophagus.
Images
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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009011 a-i
Description
Long narrow hinged wooden box with custom fittings holds an esophagoscope, suction syringe,two light guides, package of two light bulbs, and rubber ball with pair of long leads.
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Accession Number
994009011 a-i
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Long narrow hinged wooden box with custom fittings holds an esophagoscope, suction syringe,two light guides, package of two light bulbs, and rubber ball with pair of long leads.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 86.7 cm. x Width 12.3 cm. x Depth 9.3 cm.
b - box compartment lid - Size: Length 11.5 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 1.7 cm.
c - instrument - Size: Length 81.5 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Depth 5.5 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
d - inflatable attachment - Size: Length 225.5 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
e - syringe barrel - Size: Length 8.2 cm. x Width 7.0 cm. x Depth 1.7 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
ee - syringe plunger - Size: Length 8.0 cm. x Width 2.5 cm. x Depth 1.1 cm.
f-g - spare light guides x 2 - Size: Length 6.5 cm. x Diameter1.2 cm.
h - spare lights, pkg. - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Width 5.4 cm. x Depth 1.5 cm.
Provenance
Used a Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Genito-Urinary Mfg. Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Inscriptions
On plate: "GENITO-URINARY // - MFG. CO. LTD. - // 28A-33-34 DEVONSHIRE STREET, // LONDON, W.I. ENGLAND // GENITO // LONDON // URINARY"; on rubber bulb: "ENGLISH MAKE // STERILIZABLE // 'G-U' // BRAND"; on instrument: "PATENT // NO. 548462 // 8064 // 'M.B.'"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-6
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber badly cracked; #3: severe rubber damage
Images
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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009025 a-c
Description
Flattened rigid-stem 30.5-cm oval tube attached to detachable pistol grip handle has detachable blue electric cord, and is equipped with a separate light carrier; the flared proximal end facilitates centering the operator's visual field and for ease of instrumentation; handle and tube from same co…
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Accession Number
994009025 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Flattened rigid-stem 30.5-cm oval tube attached to detachable pistol grip handle has detachable blue electric cord, and is equipped with a separate light carrier; the flared proximal end facilitates centering the operator's visual field and for ease of instrumentation; handle and tube from same company but of different styles and material.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - shaft - Size: Length 30.5 cm. x Width 5.5 cm. x Depth 5.0 cm.
b - handle - Size: Length 14.0 cm. x Width 4.8 cm. x Depth 2.2 cm.
c - cord - Size: Length 200.0 cm. x Width 2.3 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
metal: silver
rubber: lt. blue; black; red
Inscriptions
On shaft: "Pilling // Phila // 30 // 10 x 14 mm 30 cm"; on handle: "PILLING - PHILA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber requires special treatment
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
According to Dr. Lynn: short rigid esophagoscope, other implements introduced through this, i.e. biopsies, extractions, etc; type used since 1930-1980's (?); light source used
Research Facts
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952)", Cat. # BRESO, p. 271
Images
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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
2000.2.1 a-k
Description
Leather kit (a) with three hinges, three latches and plastic handle; esophagoscope (b) is a upside down L-shaped and is made up of a long hollow tube with both ends open; dilator (c) with a cylindrical articulated end with a flexible cone-shaped rubber tip; magnifier (d) for the scope attachment co…
  1 image  
Accession Number
2000.2.1 a-k
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Leather kit (a) with three hinges, three latches and plastic handle; esophagoscope (b) is a upside down L-shaped and is made up of a long hollow tube with both ends open; dilator (c) with a cylindrical articulated end with a flexible cone-shaped rubber tip; magnifier (d) for the scope attachment contains lens on both ends of the cylincal tubing; cleaning brush (e) is a long tube with a brush tip; light carrier (f-g) with the end attaching to a light bulb; electrodes (h-i) with a pointy metal tip and a cylindrical body; power cord (j) for the electrodes with a dial measuring from 0 to 25; black wire (k) with two electrodes on one end and a metal cylindrical articulated end.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - box (closed) - Size: Length 81.0 cm x Width 14.2 cm x Depth 8.0 cm
b - esophagoscope - Size: Length 53.5 cm x Width 11.0 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
c - dilator - Size: Length 75.2 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
d - magnifier - Size: Length 8.7 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
e - cleaning brush - Size: Length 66.8 cm x Diam 1.4 cm
f - light carrier - Size: Length 53.0 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
g - light carrier - Size: Length 53.0 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
h - electrode - Size: Length 5.6 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
i - electrode - Size: Length 5.6 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
j - power cord - Size: 2.15 m x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 5.2 cm
k - black wire - Size: Length 2.63 m x Diam 0.6 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Eder Instrument Co.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Material
leather: black
metal: sliver
rubber: black
plastic: black
fabric: black
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Printed ribbon: "EDER HUFFORD ESOPHAGOSCOPE // Mfg. by // EDER INSTRUMENT COMPANY // CHICAGO; printed on power cord: "EDER INSTRUMENT CO. // CHICAGO, ILLINOIS // FOR USE ON // 115 V.A.C. 60 C."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-7
Condition Remarks
Shows minor corrosion on dialator; covering peeling from black wire.
Copy Type
Original
Images
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flexible examining gastroscope

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Dates
1910
1940
circa 1910-1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1976.2.2
Description
Observing gastroscope with focusing ocular, electrical post for lamp, screw post for insufflator; fine slits in flexible section near objective for insufflation; comes in a velvet-lined case with various accessories.
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Accession Number
1976.2.2
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Observing gastroscope with focusing ocular, electrical post for lamp, screw post for insufflator; fine slits in flexible section near objective for insufflation; comes in a velvet-lined case with various accessories.
Part Names
case - Size: Length 78.5 cm x Width 10.0 cm x Depth 7.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Sister Janet, Director, St. Joseph's Hospital, Toronto.
Maker
O. P. L.
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1910
1940
circa 1910-1940
Material
fabric: blue
rubber:
glass:
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-7
Condition Remarks
Operable; #2: rubber requires special treatment
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Manual of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy," by E. D. Palmer and H. Worth Boyce, 1964, p. 45, WI 141.P173
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Foss intestinal forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12986
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
997034589
Description
Foss intestinal forceps is a stainless steel, scissor-like instrument with a right-angled blade; blade has longitudinal, non-crushing serrations and two connecting pins at the distal end.
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Accession Number
997034589
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Colon and Rectal Surgery, instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- intestinal
Description
Foss intestinal forceps is a stainless steel, scissor-like instrument with a right-angled blade; blade has longitudinal, non-crushing serrations and two connecting pins at the distal end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Down
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (State)
Surrey
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into the metal: "DOWN LONDON STAINLESS STEEL"; "OR Small Miller" engraved on the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length 17.0 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 7.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear; no stains, no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Sklar Surgical Instruments, Suction & Pressure Apparatus," 75th Anniversary, J. Sklar Mfg. Co. Ltd, 1967, p. 97 (similar to item 220-215)
Research Facts
This instrument is used to clamp the bowel when doing a bowel resection; also known as a small Miller excision clamp.
Images
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Foss intestinal forceps

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact12989
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
997034591
Description
Foss intestinal forceps is a stainless steel, scissor-like instrument with a right-angled blade; blade has longitudinal, non-crushing serrations and two connecting pins at the distal end.
  1 image  
Accession Number
997034591
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Colon and Rectal Surgery, instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- intestinal
Description
Foss intestinal forceps is a stainless steel, scissor-like instrument with a right-angled blade; blade has longitudinal, non-crushing serrations and two connecting pins at the distal end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Down
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (State)
Surrey
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Supplier's catalogue
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into the metal: "DOWN LONDON STAINLESS STEEL"; "OR Small Miller" engraved on the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length 17.0 cm x Width 9.0 cm x Depth 7.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear; no stains, no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Sklar Surgical Instruments, Suction & Pressure Apparatus," 75th Anniversary, J. Sklar Mfg. Co. Ltd, 1967, p. 97 (similar to item 220-215)
Research Facts
This instrument is used to clamp the bowel when doing a bowel resection; also known as a small Miller excision clamp.
Images
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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009007 a-f
Description
Large burgundy wooden case with burgundy velvet lining holds a gastro camera GTF-A, plastic guard for tip, instruction booklet and catalogue plus a seven-page paper on the techniques of photographing with gastro camera.
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Accession Number
994009007 a-f
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastrocamera
Description
Large burgundy wooden case with burgundy velvet lining holds a gastro camera GTF-A, plastic guard for tip, instruction booklet and catalogue plus a seven-page paper on the techniques of photographing with gastro camera.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - case - Size:
b - gastro camera - Size: Length 109.0 cm. x Width 8.3 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
c - plastic guard - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
d - instruction booklet - Size: Length 28.0 cm. x Width 22.0 cm. x Depth 0.2 cm.
e - catalogue - Size: Length 28.0 cm. x Width 21.7 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
f - technique paper - Size: Length 28.2 cm. x Width 22.0 cm. x Depth 0.2 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Olympus Optical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Tokyo
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Inscriptions
"GASTRO // CAMERA // GTF-A // 240592 // OLYMPUS // TOKYO"; "CARSEN // TORONTO // MONTREAL // VANCOUVER"; "MADE IN JAPAN"; "GTFA - NOT IN WORKING CONDITION"
Permanent Location
(a-c) Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-2
(d-f) Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Condition Remarks
Case shows wear along edges; #2: the leather handle is hard and brittle and has become partly separated from the case.
Images
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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009008 a-g
Description
Large burgundy metal case has fitted styrofoam inserts to hold gastro camera GTF-A; plastic guard for tip, rubber suction ball, and long blue plastic zip-up cover for gastroscope; from the number of empty compartments in case, there are several pieces missing.
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Accession Number
994009008 a-g
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastrocamera
Description
Large burgundy metal case has fitted styrofoam inserts to hold gastro camera GTF-A; plastic guard for tip, rubber suction ball, and long blue plastic zip-up cover for gastroscope; from the number of empty compartments in case, there are several pieces missing.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - case - Size:
b - styrofoam (top) - Size: Length 55.3 cm. x Width 40.4 cm. x Depth 0.4 cm.
c - styrofoam (bottom) - Size: Length 54.6 cm. x Width 40.0 cm. x Depth 0.7 cm.
d - gastroscope - Size: Length 108.0 cm. x Width 0.8 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
e - plastic guard - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
f - rubber ball - Size: Length 62.0 cm. x Width 5.8 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
g - plastic cover - Size: Length 110.0 cm. x Width 13.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital
Maker
Olympus Optical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Tokyo
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Material
metal: burgundy; silver; black
styrofoam: burgundy; white
rubber: black
plastic: white; blue
Inscriptions
"GASTRO // CAMERA // GTF-A // 242462 // OLYMPUS // TOKYO"; "CARSEN // TORONTO // MONTREAL // .VANCOUVER"; "MADE IN JAPAN"; on black rubber ball: "CROWN SPRAY // TRADE MARK // KOMINE // 12"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-2
Condition Remarks
Case shows wear along edges; rubber ball has solidified; styrofoam fittings have a few white spots; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Images
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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009012 a-k
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a transesophagoscopic-flexible gastroscope with power source, cord and plug, brush and attachments; with light, catheter, flexible tip for main rod with handle plus instruction booklet; main rod and power source has S…
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Accession Number
994009012 a-k
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a transesophagoscopic-flexible gastroscope with power source, cord and plug, brush and attachments; with light, catheter, flexible tip for main rod with handle plus instruction booklet; main rod and power source has S.I.U. (Special Investigative Unit) hand-engraved on it.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 82.5 cm. x Width 17.0 cm. x Depth 0.9 cm.
b - power source - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Depth 5.4 cm.
b - cord length - Size: Length 240.0 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
c - cord - Size: Length 252.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
d - plug - Size: Length 11.4 cm. x Width 4.6 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
e - instruction booklet - Size: Length 23.0 cm. x Width 14.0 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
f - brush - Size: Length 7.0 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
g - double barrel - Size: Length 9.4 cm. x Width 3.2 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
h - light attachment - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 0.3 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
i - catheter - Size: Length 65.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
j - flexible insert - Size: Length 75.5 cm. x Width 0.2 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
k - main rod - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 11.5 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Eder Instrument Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Material
wood: black
metal: silver; grey; black
fabric: black
rubber: black
plastic: black; pale grey
paper: blue; black; white
Inscriptions
On power source: "EDER // INSTRUMENT CO., INC. // 2293 N. CLYBOURN AVE. // CHICAGO, ILL. 60614 // MODEL NO. 201 // VOLTAGE 115 60 C // S.I.U."; on cover of booklet: "SUGGESTED GUIDE // FOR THE // TRANS-ESOPHAGOSCOPIC // FLEXIBLE // GASTROSCOPE // WITH MOVABLE SCANNING MIRROR // AND MOVABLE FLEXIBLE TIP - BERNSTEIN MODIFICATION // MODEL 5-B, 5-C, AND 5-BL // EDER INSTRUMENT CO., INC. // 2293 N. Clybourn Avenue // Chicago 14, Illinois // Eastgate 7-2131"
Permanent Location
(a-d, f-k) Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-3
(e) Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Condition Remarks
#2: Rubber requires special treatment.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009013 a-q
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a flexible gastroscope with power source, cord, plug adaptor, small round metal tin of "ACMI Grease", three boxes with: wax for objective head, adaptor for biopsy sheath attachment; and 13 light bulbs, black rubber bu…
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Accession Number
994009013 a-q
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a flexible gastroscope with power source, cord, plug adaptor, small round metal tin of "ACMI Grease", three boxes with: wax for objective head, adaptor for biopsy sheath attachment; and 13 light bulbs, black rubber bulb with another rubber bulb encased in green crocheted bag with metal adaptor on one end; rod with brush, and two long rods with flexible plastic rods attached, one green and the other white; more recent version of 994.009.012 and made by the same company.
Number Of Parts
17
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 100.7 cm. x Width 9.3 cm. x Depth 10.5 cm.
b - power source - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 5.4 cm.
bb - cord length - Size: Length 244.0 cm.
c - plug adaptor - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Width 4.0 cm. x Diameter3.0 cm.
d - cord - Size: Length 250.0 cm. x Width 3.6 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
e - grease jar - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
f - box of wax - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
ff - box of wax - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
g - box of adaptors - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
gg - box of adaptors - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
ggg - adaptor - Size: Length 2.7 cm. x Diameter1.2 cm.
h - box of lamps - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
hh - box of lamps - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
hhh - lamp bulbs x 13 - Size: Length 1.4 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
i - black rubber bulb - Size: Length 46.0 cm. x Width 5.2 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
j - brush rod - Size: Length 55.0 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
k - green flexible rod - Size: Length 103.5 cm. x Width 8.5 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
l - white flexible rod - Size: Length 92.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Eder Instrument Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
wood: black
metal: silver
fabric: black
rubber: black
plastic: green; white
Inscriptions
On power source: "EDER // INSTRUMENT CO., INC. // 2293 N. CLYBOURN AVE. // CHICAGO, ILL.
60614 // MODEL NO. 201 // VOLTAGE 115 60 C // S.I.U."; "EDER GASTROSCOPE // Mfg. by // EDER INSTRUMENT COMPANY // Chicago"; on box of lamps: "12 Cat. B-8 Lamps for // Model 5-BL Gastroscope // Serial No. 1502"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-3
Condition Remarks
Rubber bulb has deteriorated and split; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009051 a-m
Description
Grey plastic case with silver metal trim/hardware; 'OLYMPUS' printed in white; grey foam padded interior; one main instrument with two long tubes.
Accession Number
994009051 a-m
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Grey plastic case with silver metal trim/hardware; 'OLYMPUS' printed in white; grey foam padded interior; one main instrument with two long tubes.
Number Of Parts
13
Part Names
a - case - Size:
b - main instrument - Size:
c - wire cable - Size:
d-f- looped wire cable - Size:
g - biopsy wire - Size:
h - irrigation wire - Size:
i - key chain - Size:
j - case tag - Size:
k - maker's label - Size:
l - black ring attachment - Size:
m - packaged attachment - Size:
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
Olympus
Site Made (City)
Tokyo
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
plastic: grey; black; white
synthetic: grey
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Maker's mark engraved on main instrument: "OLYMPUS // Tokyo"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-1 (a)
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-10 (b-m)
Condition Remarks
#2: Foam in case is deteriorating; rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Other
Reference Comments
Two catalogue records from Ohiolink, attached to accession sheet; Dr. Groll; Dr. Beverly Lind
Research Facts
Similar to gastroscopes cited on Ohiolink
Exhibit History
West, Endoscopy; A; Oct. 11 1994
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grasping forceps and cotton carrier

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009017
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed; used to grasp small tunours for removal by the Frankfeldt snare.
Accession Number
994009017
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed; used to grasp small tunours for removal by the Frankfeldt snare.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"GERMANY / STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 44.3 cm. x Width: 8.2 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 17th ed., New York, 1967, p. 295; "American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 226
Research Facts
Instrument has a different handle and is longer than the Frankfeldt grasping forceps cited in reference section of this accession
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