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Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1976.6.62
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Accession Number
1976.6.62
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
Urology
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.180.1 a-h
Description
A set of five silver catheters (a-e) in a velvet-lined case (g,h), with a brown leather probe (f); yellow maker's label in lid.
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Accession Number
1969.180.1 a-h
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
A set of five silver catheters (a-e) in a velvet-lined case (g,h), with a brown leather probe (f); yellow maker's label in lid.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - catheter #10 - Size: Length 22.2 cm
b - catheter #8 - Size: Length 22.2 cm
c - catheter #5 - Size: Length 22.2 cm
d - catheter #6 - Size: Length 22.2 cm
e - catheter #3 - Size: Length 22.2 cm
f - probe - Size: Length 31.8 cm
g - case top
h - case bottom - Size: Length 36.0 cm x Width 13.0 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
W. & H. Hutchinson
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had"19c."
Material
metal: silver
leather: brown; yellow
fabric: red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-14
Condition Remarks
Box broken, parts missing; #3: leather case deteriorating and falling apart.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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conical urethral sound set

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8533
Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1989.14.1
Description
Mahogany case with brass keyplate and escutecheon, lined with velvet; contains a set of twelve conical steel sounds Nos. 7 to 18; set of six olive-pointed bougies Nos. 20 to 30 and one whalebone guide.
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Accession Number
1989.14.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Description
Mahogany case with brass keyplate and escutecheon, lined with velvet; contains a set of twelve conical steel sounds Nos. 7 to 18; set of six olive-pointed bougies Nos. 20 to 30 and one whalebone guide.
Number Of Parts
20
Part Names
case - Size: Length 35.2 cm x Width 15.9 cm x Depth 7.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. H. Weizel.
Maker
G. Tiemann & Co., Manufacturers of Surgical Instruments
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: silver
fabric: red
wood: brown
Inscriptions
On maker's label: "G. Tiemann & Co. // Manufacturers of Surgical Instruments // 67 Chatham St. N.Y."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-13
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Photo
JPG
Reference Comments
"The Printer's Devil Recent Acquisitions Catalogue, 1860-1890, List I # 13; CD #UHN
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Depuytren's double bistoury caché

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5478
Dates
1895
1900
circa 1895-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1940.8.1
Description
Double-bladed lithotome with fine geometric patterned black wooden handle; spring lever for fanning out the blades.
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Accession Number
1940.8.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Calculi
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- tome -- lithotome
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife -- bistoury
Description
Double-bladed lithotome with fine geometric patterned black wooden handle; spring lever for fanning out the blades.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown
Maker
G. Tiemann Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1895
1900
circa 1895-1900
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: grey
wood: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 27.0 cm x Width 3.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
A similar instrument was made by Down's Bros (1906): wholesale catalogue, p. 666, item # 3032; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Tiemann's 1889 catalogue, p. 419, describes the bilateral operation for removal of large stones through the perineum using this instrument.
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hydrocele trocar and cannula

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5905
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.280.1 a-b
Description
Straight steel trocar with silver cannula; scored, checkered wooden handle.
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Accession Number
1969.280.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Testicular Diseases
Aspiration
Suction -- instrumentation
Drainage -- instrumentation
MM= Catheterization -- paracentesis -- trocar
Description
Straight steel trocar with silver cannula; scored, checkered wooden handle.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - handle - Size: Length 6.6 cm
b - trocar - Size: Length 4.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: dark grey
wood: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Condition Remarks
Handle is cracked
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Arnold and Sons catalogue, London, p. 155 (similar; different in size, ebony instead of wood); CD #UHN
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hydrocele trocar and cannula

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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1973.5.44 a-b
Description
A straight trocar (a) in a black wooden octagonal handle; silver cannula (b) with a flared end and a keyhole slit at the tip of the other end.
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Accession Number
1973.5.44 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Testicular Diseases
Aspiration
Suction -- instrumentation
Drainage -- instrumentation
MM= Catheterization -- paracentesis -- trocar
Description
A straight trocar (a) in a black wooden octagonal handle; silver cannula (b) with a flared end and a keyhole slit at the tip of the other end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - trocar - Size: Length 11.75 cm
b - cannula - Size: Length 4.5 cm x Diam. 3 mm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. G.A. MacGowan of Toronto.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: silver; grey
wood: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Condition Remarks
(a) Slightly rusty; (b) one end of cannula a bit dented.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Arrived in doctor's bag 1973.5.1 along with other similar instruments.
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male double current catheter

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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.412.1
Description
Nickel-plated catheter with two separate openings at one end and a curved tip with an oval hole in it at the other end.
Accession Number
1969.412.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
Description
Nickel-plated catheter with two separate openings at one end and a curved tip with an oval hole in it at the other end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 27.5 cm x Diam. 0.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
JPG provided was not for this item.
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set of catheters and Lister's bougies

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Dates
1830
1899
circa 1830-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1934.4.1 a-j
Description
Eight instruments in a leather case (i,j) with velvet lining: (a) bougie size "3"; (b) bougie size "5"; (c) bougie size "7"; (d) silver catheter size "10"; (e) silver catheter size "8"; (f) silver catheter size "6"; (g) silver catheter size "4"; (h) silver catheter size "2".
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Accession Number
1934.4.1 a-j
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
Physical Examination
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Eight instruments in a leather case (i,j) with velvet lining: (a) bougie size "3"; (b) bougie size "5"; (c) bougie size "7"; (d) silver catheter size "10"; (e) silver catheter size "8"; (f) silver catheter size "6"; (g) silver catheter size "4"; (h) silver catheter size "2".
Number Of Parts
10
Part Names
a - bougie size 3 - Size: Length 23.0 cm
b - bougie size 5 - Size: Length 25.5 cm
c - bougie size 7 - Size: Length 28.5 cm
d - catheter size 10 - Size: Length 27.2 cm
e - catheter size 8 - Size: Length 26.3 cm
f - catheter size 6 - Size: Length 25.4 cm
g - catheter size 4 - Size: Length 26.8 cm
h - catheter size 2 - Size: Length 26.8 cm
i - case top - Size: Length 32.3 cm x Width 9.7 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
j - case bottom
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Winfred Hugh Robertson; owned and used by his father, Dr. Hugh Robertson (1841-1892).
Maker
Millikin Borough (?)
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1830
1899
circa 1830-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid-late 19c."
Material
metal: silver
leather
fabric: purple
Inscriptions
"Millikin Borough" appears on every instrument.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-14
Condition Remarks
Instruments tarnished; leather hinge on case is broken.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Thompson's curved lithotomy forceps

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Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1976.6.53
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Accession Number
1976.6.53
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Condition Remarks
#2: metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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urethral dilator

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5343
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1934.16.18
Description
Urethral dilator with adjustable degree of dilation after insertion into the urethra; highly polished steel with discoloured ends (see accession sheet for sketch).
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Accession Number
1934.16.18
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Urology -- instrumentation
Physical Examination
Description
Urethral dilator with adjustable degree of dilation after insertion into the urethra; highly polished steel with discoloured ends (see accession sheet for sketch).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; previously loaned to AM by U of T, a permanent loan; donated by Mr. I.H. Cameron.
Maker
Tiemann
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 28.2 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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urethral dilator set

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6938
Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1976.6.35 a-p
Description
A pebbled, fabric-lined fold-up case with a set of metal instruments held in place by straps.
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Accession Number
1976.6.35 a-p
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Urology -- instrumentation
Physical Examination
Description
A pebbled, fabric-lined fold-up case with a set of metal instruments held in place by straps.
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
case (closed) - Size: Length 16.2 cm x Width 10.8 cm x Depth 0.2 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1870
1899
1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
cardboard:
fabric: red
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Condition Remarks
Probe finish is pitted; outer covering of case is worn, especially in corners, where cracking is occurring.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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urethral injection syringe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6979
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1976.6.9
Description
Syringe with a loop at handle end; made of bakelite.
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Accession Number
1976.6.9
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Irrigation
Drug Therapy
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Syringe with a loop at handle end; made of bakelite.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. J. Hannah of Toronto; Dr. Weston L. Herriman.
Dates
1850
1900
1850-1900
Material
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Good except for pieces missing; screw top is split and missing part of the lip that butts up to the main bodyl
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
UHN artefact files;
CD #UHN
Research Facts
This artefact is part of a set of surgical instruments belonging to Dr. Weston L. Herriman, who was one of the first nine students who graduated in 1855 from the newly formed School of Medicine at the Church of Scotland-affiliated University of
Queen's College (1854, Kingston, Ont.). The nine senior students had transferred from the Anglican Upper Canada School of Medicine (Toronto) to the new school at Queen's.
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urethral injection syringe

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7723
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1980.18.119 a-b
Description
Syringe consists of a glass cylindrical covering with a plastic top, into which is inserted the syringe, which is a glass cylinder containing a plastic plunger at one end and a nozzle at the other end.
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Accession Number
1980.18.119 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Injections
Drug Therapy
Irrigation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Syringe consists of a glass cylindrical covering with a plastic top, into which is inserted the syringe, which is a glass cylinder containing a plastic plunger at one end and a nozzle at the other end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
(?) Length 11.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
glass: clear
plastic: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Condition Remarks
A few stains on the glass covering.
Copy Type
Original
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urethratome tip

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Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899.
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.356.1
Description
Nickel-plated steel or brass shaft with a blade along the horizontal, taking up about half the length.
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Accession Number
1969.356.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- tome -- urethratome
Description
Nickel-plated steel or brass shaft with a blade along the horizontal, taking up about half the length.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1800
1899
circa 1800-1899.
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Van Buren's urethral sound

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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1966.11.76
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Accession Number
1966.11.76
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Van Buren's urethral sound

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5967
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.307.1
Description
Nickel-plated male urethral sound, a long, narrow rod curved at one end and flattened at the other end.
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Accession Number
1969.307.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Description
Nickel-plated male urethral sound, a long, narrow rod curved at one end and flattened at the other end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Teufel (?)
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
On flattened end: "F25 // E 13 1 // 2 // TUEFEL // PHILA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length 28.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Van Buren's urethral sounds

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact5964
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.304.1 a-b
Description
Two nickel-plated steel male urethral sounds: long, thin shaft, curved at the end with a flattened shank at the other end.
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Accession Number
1969.304.1 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Description
Two nickel-plated steel male urethral sounds: long, thin shaft, curved at the end with a flattened shank at the other end.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - urethral sound - Size: Length 26.8 cm
b - urethral sound - Size: Length 26.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"ENGL. // 11" on (a); "ENGL. // 12" on (b).
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-13
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Van Buren's urethral sound set

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Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.305.1 a-h
Description
Eight nickel-plated steel male urethral sounds: long, thin shaft, curved at the end with a flattened shank at the other end; diameters range from 0.4 cm to 0.8 cm.
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Accession Number
1969.305.1 a-h
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Dilatation -- instrumentation
MM= Exploring Instruments -- sound -- urethral
Description
Eight nickel-plated steel male urethral sounds: long, thin shaft, curved at the end with a flattened shank at the other end; diameters range from 0.4 cm to 0.8 cm.
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.0 cm
b - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.0 cm
c - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.0 cm
d - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.0 cm
e - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.0 cm
f - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.0 cm
g - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.0 cm
h - urethral sound - Size: Length 27.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Ingram & Bell (?)
Dates
1870
1899
circa 1870-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 19c."
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
On shank: (a) "A // 8 // E // 6 // F // 12"; (b) "A9 // E6 // F13"; (c) "A11 // E8 // F16"; (d) "A12 // E9 // F18"; (e) "A13 // E10 // F19"; (f) "A16 // E14 // F24"; (g) "A17 // E15 // F26"; (h) "A18 // E16 // F27"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-13
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Images
Less detail

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