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Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996002015
Description
Urethral sound, consisting of a long cylindrical piece of solid polished steel attached to a rounded and flattened piece of steel which is used as the handle; the end of the sound (the last 5 cm) is gently curved upwards at approximately 45 deg
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Accession Number
996002015
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Description
Urethral sound, consisting of a long cylindrical piece of solid polished steel attached to a
rounded and flattened piece of steel which is used as the handle; the end of the sound (the
last 5 cm) is gently curved upwards at approximately 45 deg
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
OWNED BY DR. JASON A. HANNAH, 1928 MEDS. GRADUATE FROM QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY
Maker
Tiemann
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"Tiemann & Co. 6" is stamped into the handle
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 28.0 cm. x Width: 1.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
There are a few minor discoloured spots on the finish; #3: metal slightly rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Lawton Surgical Instruments Catalogue, p. 766; Jetter & Scheerer, "Surgical Instruments Catalogue", Canada Edition, p. 150; V. Mueller catalogue: "A Guide to Comprehensive Purchasing", p. 388; CD #3
Research Facts
Van Buren urethral sound -- Lawton, p. 766; Jetter & Scheerer, p. 150
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Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996002016
Description
Urethral sound, consisting of a long cylindrical piece of solid polished steel attached to a rounded and flattened piece of steel which is used as the handle; the end of the sound (the last 5 cm) is gently curved upwards at approximately 45 deg
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Accession Number
996002016
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Description
Urethral sound, consisting of a long cylindrical piece of solid polished steel attached to a
rounded and flattened piece of steel which is used as the handle; the end of the sound (the
last 5 cm) is gently curved upwards at approximately 45 deg
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
OWNED BY DR. JASON A. HANNAH, 1928 MEDS. GRADUATE FROM QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The following is stamped into the handle: "A17 E15 F25"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 27.6 cm. x Width: 2.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
There are a few minor discoloured spots on the finish and one small rust spot near the end; #3: metal slightly rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Lawton Surgical Instruments Catalogue, p. 766; Jetter & Scheerer, "Surgical
Instruments Catalogue", Canada Edition, p. 150; V. Mueller catalogue: "A Guide to Comprehensive
Purchasing", p. 388; CD #7
Research Facts
Van Buren urethral sound -- Lawton, p. 766; Jetter & Scheerer, p. 150; the "A", "E", and "F"
stamped into the handle represent American, English and French sizes
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Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996002017
Description
Urethral sound, consisting of a long cylindrical piece of solid polished steel attached to a rounded and flattened piece of steel which is used as the handle; the end of the sound (the last 5 cm) is gently curved upwards at approximately 45 deg
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Accession Number
996002017
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Description
Urethral sound, consisting of a long cylindrical piece of solid polished steel attached to a
rounded and flattened piece of steel which is used as the handle; the end of the sound (the
last 5 cm) is gently curved upwards at approximately 45 deg
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
OWNED BY DR. JASON A. HANNAH, 1928 MEDS. GRADUATE FROM QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY
Maker
American Standard
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The following is stamped into the handle: "AM 13 ENGL 11 FRENCH 20 AMERICAN - STANDARD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 27.6 cm. x Width: 2.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
There are a few minor discoloured/corroded spots on the finish, especially at the handle; #3: metal slightly rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Lawton Surgical Instruments Catalogue, p. 766; Jetter & Scheerer, "Surgical
Instruments Catalogue", Canada Edition, p. 150; V. Mueller catalogue: "A Guide to Comprehensive
Purchasing", p. 388; CD #7
Research Facts
Van Buren urethral sound -- Lawton, p. 766; Jetter & Scheerer, p. 150
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Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996002018
Description
Urethral sound, consisting of a long cylindrical piece of solid polished steel attached to a rounded and flattened piece of steel which is used as the handle; the end of the sound (the last 5 cm) is gently curved upwards at approximately 45 deg
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Accession Number
996002018
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Description
Urethral sound, consisting of a long cylindrical piece of solid polished steel attached to a
rounded and flattened piece of steel which is used as the handle; the end of the sound (the
last 5 cm) is gently curved upwards at approximately 45 deg
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
OWNED BY DR. JASON A. HANNAH, 1928 MEDS. GRADUATE FROM QUEEN'S UNIVERSITY
Maker
American Standard
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
The following is stamped into the handle: "AM 14 ENGL FRENCH 21 AMERICAN - STANDARD"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 26.9 cm. x Width: 2.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
There are a few minor discoloured/corroded spots on the finish, especially where the handle is joined on; #2: metal slightly rusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Lawton Surgical Instruments Catalogue, p. 766; Jetter & Scheerer, "Surgical Instruments Catalogue", Canada Edition, p. 150; V. Mueller catalogue: "A Guide to Comprehensive Purchasing", p. 388; CD #3
Research Facts
Van Buren urethral sound -- Lawton, p. 766; Jetter & Scheerer, p. 150
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female catheter

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1227
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, graduate of Queen’s University Faculty of Medicine Class of 1928.
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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Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
996002020
Description
Male 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 open and slightly flared out; the tip has two oval sections cut through the metal …
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Accession Number
996002020
Collection
Dr. Jason A. Hannah Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
Description
Male 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 open and slightly flared out; the tip has two oval sections
cut through the metal to allow the passage of liquids
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: 17.0 cm. x Width: 2.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
There is minor corrosion visible inside the catheter, as well as dirt; some minor discolouration of the finish, but no corrosion can be seen; #3: dirty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Sklar Products, Surgical Instruments Catalogue (1967), p. 299; "Antique Medical Instruments" by C. Keith Wilbur, M.D., p. 74; CD #3
Research Facts
Male catheter, double current -- Sklar, p. 299
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Gibbons indwelling ureteral stent

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9857
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034293 a-b
Description
A soft, non-collapsing stent of silicone elastomer; this stent is designed with dentate protrusions and a collar at the distal end; there are multiple openings at each end of the stent and a radiopaque tip at the proximal end; the spring reinforcement extends the length of the stent; stent is in it…
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Accession Number
997034293 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
Description
A soft, non-collapsing stent of silicone elastomer; this stent is designed with dentate protrusions and a collar at the distal end; there are multiple openings at each end of the stent and a radiopaque tip at the proximal end; the spring reinforcement extends the length of the stent; stent is in its original packaging with instruction sheet and plastic box.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - stent - Size: Length 15.0 cm x Diameter 0.3 cm
b - label - Size: Length 8.5 cm x Width 7.5 cm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Heyer-Schulte Corp.
Site Made (City)
Goleta
Site Made (State)
California
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1975
circa 1975
Date Remarks
"Oct. 75" printed on package insert
Material
metal: silver
silicone: opaque
paper: white
plastic: clear
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "NOT STERILE -- Remove from package and // see enclosed instruction sheet for sterilization // procedure. // CAUTION: Federal law restricts this device to // sale by or on the order of a physician. // NOTE: This product cannot be returned for // credit once the seal on the package has been // broken. // RECOMMENDED FOR SINGLE USE ONLY. // CAT. NO. 430-6159 // CONTENTS: ONE (9Fr) // GIBBONS // INDWELLING URETERAL STENT // Stainless Steel Spring Reinforced // Radiopaque Tantalum Tip // Tubing Size: 1.9mm I.D. x 2.9mm O.D. // LENGTH: 15cm // LOT # 340964 // (All Dimensions are Nominal Sizes // HEYER-SCHULTE CORPORATION // Subsidiary Of American Hospital Supply Corporation // 600 PINE AVE. - P.O. BOX 946 - GOLETA, CA 93017 // 101015-2-01"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Designed to Maintain ureteral flow in the presence of obstruction or benign disease
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resectoscope electrode

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9875
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034314
Description
Straight, solid wire with a rectangular opening at the distal end, with a flat horizontal tip.
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Accession Number
997034314
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Cautery -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Straight, solid wire with a rectangular opening at the distal end, with a flat horizontal tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Length
25.1 cm
Width
0.6 cm
Depth
0.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 25.1 cm x Width 0.6 cm x Depth 0.5 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 130 (similar to item #427C)
Research Facts
This instrument is used with a resectoscope for cauterizing prostate and bladder tumours.
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resectoscope electrode, cutting loop

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9874
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034315
Description
Straight, solid sheath with an insulated wire at the proximal end; the distal end is s U-shaped insulated wire with a 90° angled tip.
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Accession Number
997034315
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Cautery -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Straight, solid sheath with an insulated wire at the proximal end; the distal end is s U-shaped insulated wire with a 90° angled tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
silicone: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Length
26.0 cm
Width
0.8 cm
Depth
1.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 26.0 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 130 (similar to item # M224)
Research Facts
This instrument is used with a resectoscope for cauterizing and cutting prostate and bladder tumours.
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resectoscope electrode, cutting loop

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9876
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034316
Description
Straight, solid sheath with an insulated wire at the proximal end; the distal end is a U-shaped insulated wire with a 90° angled tip.
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Accession Number
997034316
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Cautery -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Straight, solid sheath with an insulated wire at the proximal end; the distal end is a U-shaped insulated wire with a 90° angled tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
silicone: white
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Length
26.0 cm
Width
0.8 cm
Depth
1.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 26.0 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 130 (similar to item # M224)
Research Facts
This instrument is used with a resectoscope for cauterizing and cutting prostate and bladder tumours.
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resectoscope electrode, cutting loop

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9877
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034318
Description
Straight, solid sheath with an insulated wire at the proximal end; the distal end is s U-shaped insulated wire with a 90° angled tip.
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Accession Number
997034318
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Cautery -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Straight, solid sheath with an insulated wire at the proximal end; the distal end is s U-shaped insulated wire with a 90° angled tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
silicone: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Length
26.0 cm
Width
0.8 cm
Depth
0.7 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 26.0 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 130 (similar to item # M224)
Research Facts
This instrument is used with a resectoscope for cauterizing and cutting prostate and bladder tumours.
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resectoscope electrode, cutting loop

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9878
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034319
Description
Straight, solid sheath with an insulated wire at the proximal end; the distal end is s U-shaped insulated wire with a 90° angled tip.
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Accession Number
997034319
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Cautery -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Straight, solid sheath with an insulated wire at the proximal end; the distal end is s U-shaped insulated wire with a 90° angled tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
silicone: yellow
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Length
26.0 cm
Width
0.8 cm
Depth
0.7 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 26.0 cm x Width 0.8 cm x Depth 0.7 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 130 (similar to item # M224)
Research Facts
This instrument is used with a resectoscope for cauterizing and cutting prostate and bladder tumours.
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urethroscope obturator and sheath

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9886
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034322 a-b
Description
The obturator is a metal rod with a knee joint at the distal end; the sheath is hollow with a lock at the proximal end to hold the obturator in place, and a port to attach tubing.
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Accession Number
997034322 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
The obturator is a metal rod with a knee joint at the distal end; the sheath is hollow with a lock at the proximal end to hold the obturator in place, and a port to attach tubing.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - obturator - Size: Length 27.7 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
b - sheath - Size: Length 22.0 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
gum elastic: tan
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 92 (similar to item # 259A)
Research Facts
This instrument is used as an introducer for a panendoscope.
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urethroscope obturator and sheath

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact9887
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034323 a-b
Description
The obturator is a metal rod with a knee joint at the distal end; the sheath is hollow with a lock at the proximal end to hold the obturator in place, and a port to attach tubing.
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Accession Number
997034323 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
The obturator is a metal rod with a knee joint at the distal end; the sheath is hollow with a lock at the proximal end to hold the obturator in place, and a port to attach tubing.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - obturator - Size: Length 27.0 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
b - sheath - Size: Length 21.9 cm x Width 6.3 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
gum elastic: tan
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 92 (similar to item # 259B)
Research Facts
This instrument is used as an introducer for a panendoscope.
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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034367
Description
Long, thin cord with metal connectors at either end.
Accession Number
997034367
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Cystoscopy -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- accessories
Description
Long, thin cord with metal connectors at either end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: silver
plastic: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-5
Dimension Notes
Length 194.0 cm x Diam. 0.8 cm
Condition Remarks
No breaks in material.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 28 (item #72)
Research Facts
This cord is used to supply light from a battery to a scope.
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Lowsley urethroscope with obturator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact11008
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034374 a-b
Description
Consists of a barrel (a) and a barrel-shaped sheath (b); proximal end has an inlet for liquid; locking mechanism for obturator; obturator has coude-type end with a knee joint mechanism at the distal end that locks into the sheath.
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Accession Number
997034374 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
Consists of a barrel (a) and a barrel-shaped sheath (b); proximal end has an inlet for liquid; locking mechanism for obturator; obturator has coude-type end with a knee joint mechanism at the distal end that locks into the sheath.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - barrel - Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 2.5 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
b - sheath - Size: Length 27.5 cm x Width 2.0 cm x Depth 0.3 cm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room
Maker
ACMI
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards.
Material
plastic (?): tan
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"American Cystoscope"; "24-26- FR. Short"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Condition Remarks
Some discolouration on sheath.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1952, p. 126
Research Facts
Used as an introducer through urethra and into bladder.
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Toomey bladder evacuator with catheter adaptor

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034379 a-d
Description
Bladder evacuator, consisting of (a) a syringe, which is a hollow glass cylinder with metal sheath covering the distal end; (b) a hollow glass plunger; (c) a hollow, cone-shaped metal piece; and (d) a rectangular styrofoam open container to hold syringe.
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Accession Number
997034379 a-d
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Irrigation -- syringe -- bladder
Description
Bladder evacuator, consisting of (a) a syringe, which is a hollow glass cylinder with metal sheath covering the distal end; (b) a hollow glass plunger; (c) a hollow, cone-shaped metal piece; and (d) a rectangular styrofoam open container to hold syringe.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - syringe - Size: Length 14.0 cm x Diameter 4.3 cm
b - plunger - Size: Length 15.5 cm x Diameter 3.3 cm
c- cone - Size: Length 5.2 cm x Diameter 2.0 cm
d - container - Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 6.4 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards.
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
styrofoam: white
Inscriptions
"Cat. No. 188A"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1962, p. 106 (similar to item #188A)
Research Facts
Used for irrigating and evacuating blood and bloot clots in bladder.
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Lowsley urethroscope

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034380 a-b
Description
A hollow black tube with distal end bevelled; attachment on proximal end has right and left parts and a control lever for a locking mechanism; obturator; long, bifurcated solid metal bars on distal end, condé tip; proximal end, a locing system that attaches to the urethroscope for introduction.
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Accession Number
997034380 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
A hollow black tube with distal end bevelled; attachment on proximal end has right and left parts and a control lever for a locking mechanism; obturator; long, bifurcated solid metal bars on distal end, condé tip; proximal end, a locing system that attaches to the urethroscope for introduction.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - obturator - Size: Length 29.0 cm x Width 3.5 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
b - sheath - Size: Length 24.0 cm x Width 5.5 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room
Maker
Storz
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards.
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black; silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Condition Remarks
Slight discolouration on condé tip of obturator; staining on inside of hollow tube.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1952, p. 92 (similar to items #259 and 259A)
C. Kelly, retired Operating Room nurse
Research Facts
Used for examination of the urethra in conjunction with an obturator.
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Stern McCarthy resectoscope (electrotome)

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034382
Description
Bridge-like end with movable mechanism and a variety of ports attached to a solid, grooved stem with one hollowed section.
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Accession Number
997034382
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Cautery -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Bridge-like end with movable mechanism and a variety of ports attached to a solid, grooved stem with one hollowed section.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
A.C.M.I.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 on.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"STERN McCARTY PAT. No. 1679950" etched on metal; "MC" stamped into metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-10
Length
22.3 cm
Width
6.5 cm
Depth
4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 22.3 cm x Width 6.5 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains, no corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus" by American Cystoscope Makers, Inc., 1952, p. 112
Research Facts
This instrument is used with other instruments for resection of prostate and bladder tumours.
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Johnson prostatic needle holder

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
997034387
Description
A scissor-like instrument with snap catch ratchet; the arms angle upward and then down to a box-lock joint; the distal end turns upward to a rounded tip.
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Accession Number
997034387
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- needle
Description
A scissor-like instrument with snap catch ratchet; the arms angle upward and then down to a box-lock joint; the distal end turns upward to a rounded tip.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room
Maker
Sklar
Site Made (City)
Long Island
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Date Remarks
Stainless steel used for surgical instruments from 1920 onwards.
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Stamped into metal: "SKLAR USA STAINLESS"; engraved on instrument: "OR"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-9
Length
28.1 cm
Width
8.5 cm
Depth
4.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 28.1 cm x Width 8.5 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No staining, no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 1967, p. 57 (similar to item #170-150)
Research Facts
This instrument is used for suturing in a deep cavity.
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