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Akron foley catheter

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Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1983.4.3
Description
A length of amber tubing with a plastic plug at one end; left in the original sealed package to protect rubber from deteriorating due to exposure to air.
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Accession Number
1983.4.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Urinary catheterization
Description
A length of amber tubing with a plastic plug at one end; left in the original sealed package to protect rubber from deteriorating due to exposure to air.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. J.D. Tanner.
Maker
Akron Catheter Inc.
Site Made (City)
Akron
Site Made (State)
Ohio
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1970
1930-1970
Date Remarks
Original record had "mid 20c."
Material
rubber: amber
glass: clear
cork: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Condition Remarks
New
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Found by Mr. Tanner wrapped in brown paper on a Toronto street.
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Brown-Buerger cystoscope

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Dates
1912
circa 1912
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.316.1 a-k
Description
Cystoscope with accessories and unlined wooden case (k), consisting of: (a) cystoscope, concave sheath, angular tip, screw-on light bulb at tip; (b) a double catheterizing telescope with lenses; (c) a telescope with lenses that fits (a) and (f); (d,e) obturators; (f) cystoscope with convex sheath a…
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Accession Number
1969.316.1 a-k
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Cystoscopy -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- cystoscope
Description
Cystoscope with accessories and unlined wooden case (k), consisting of: (a) cystoscope, concave sheath, angular tip, screw-on light bulb at tip; (b) a double catheterizing telescope with lenses; (c) a telescope with lenses that fits (a) and (f); (d,e) obturators; (f) cystoscope with convex sheath and angular tip; (g) stylet (?), a straight wire with a loop at one end and a threaded tip; (h) cylindrical wooden container of lubricant; (i) sliding metal lid for a compartment in the case; (j) cardboard box of extra lamps containing two bulbs on tiny springs.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - cystoscope - Size: Length 24.75 cm
b - double catheterizing telescope - Size: Length 28.5 cm
c - telescope - Size: Length 25.5 cm
d - obturator
e - obturator
f - cystoscope - Size: Length 24.5 cm
g - stylet
h - lubricant container - Size: Length 1.8 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
i - sliding lid
j - cardboard box - Size: Length 3.5 cm x Width 2.3 cm x Depth 2.3 cm
k - case
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Wappler Electric Co., Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1912
circa 1912
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain; based on marks giving patent dates ranging from 1903 to 1912.
Material
metal: silver
glass: clear
wood: brown
Inscriptions
On (i): "WAPPLER ELECTRIC CO., INC., NEW YORK, U.S.A."; on lid: "INGRAM & BELL Limited // Physicians and Hospital Supplies TORONTO"; on inside of lid: "BROWN-BUERGER CYSTOSCOPE"; on (b) : "LID UP"; on (j): "EXTRA LAMPS"; "PAT. NOV. 8 910"; "PAT. MARCH 24, 1903, PAT. JULY 25, 1905"' "PATS. APRIL 2, 1912"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-9
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Ingram & Bell catalogue, 1909, p. 147 (item #JJ21); similar to 1969.13.1; CD #UHN
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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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catheters and uterine douches

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1970.8.10
Description
A cream-coloured flannel fabric hand-stitched to form a roll-up pouch; two tapes attached to the outside; contains 15 catheters.
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Accession Number
1970.8.10
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
Irrigation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
A cream-coloured flannel fabric hand-stitched to form a roll-up pouch; two tapes attached to the outside; contains 15 catheters.
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
pouch (unrolled) - Size: Length 52.0 cm x Width 36.0 cm
catheters
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: estate of Harold DeWitt Ball via Dr. Olive Ibberson.
Material
fabric: cream
metal: silver
Inscriptions
Pouch is labelled, "SILVER CATHETERS" in ink.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-14
Condition Remarks
Pouch is discoloured, stained, and dirty.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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catheter stylet

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1975.3.54
Description
Wire stylet, straight, smooth, flexible fine wire with a loop at one end; fits inside a sleeve.
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Accession Number
1975.3.54
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Wire stylet, straight, smooth, flexible fine wire with a loop at one end; fits inside a sleeve.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 34.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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catheter stylet

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1975.3.55
Description
Wire stylet, straight, smooth, flexible fine wire with a loop at one end.
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Accession Number
1975.3.55
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Wire stylet, straight, smooth, flexible fine wire with a loop at one end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Material
metal: grey
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 33.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Dates
1940
circa 1940
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.454.1
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Accession Number
1969.454.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urinary catheterization
Asepsis
Urology
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Dates
1940
circa 1940
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-1
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Caulk's prostatic cautery punch

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1957.3.1 a-k
Description
Prostatic cautery punch, consisting of (a) needle in a long, angular handle that can hold a syringe; (b) straight sheath with a slight curve near a tapered, blunt tip; (c) punch tube, sharp, hollow at tip, small handle at 90° to tube, short cord, and has a heated cutting edge; (d) obturator; (e) as…
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Accession Number
1957.3.1 a-k
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Cautery
Description
Prostatic cautery punch, consisting of (a) needle in a long, angular handle that can hold a syringe; (b) straight sheath with a slight curve near a tapered, blunt tip; (c) punch tube, sharp, hollow at tip, small handle at 90° to tube, short cord, and has a heated cutting edge; (d) obturator; (e) aspirating bulb and nozzle; (f) stylet (?), a long, straight wire with a loop at one end and threaded at the other; (g) a brown, cloth-covered cord; one end has two contacts for a battery, and the other end fits to (i); (h) stylet (?), a long, straight wire with a loop at one end and threaded at the other; (i) light bulb and swinging lens, fits to cord (g) and light holder on (b); (j) black rubber (?) cord; (k) brown wooden case, crude and lightweight; a few pieces of wood are nailed into the bottom as compartments.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - needle - Size: Length 26.0 cm
b - sheath - Size: Length 25.5 cm
c - punch tube - Size: Length 22.5 cm
d - obturator - Size: Length 22.75 cm
e - bulb and nozzle - Size: Length 28.0 cm
f - stylet - Size: Length 26.5 cm
g - cord - Size: Length 193.0 cm
h - stylet - Size: Length 26.5 cm
i - light bulb
j - cord
k - case - Size: Length 36.5 cm x Width 12.0 cm x Depth 5.75 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. W.P. Hogarth of Fort William, Ont.
Maker
Wm. A. Phillips, Medical and Dental Electrical Specialties
Site Made (City)
St. Louis
Site Made (State)
Missouri
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: silver
wood: brown
rubber (?): black; reddish brown
glass
fabric: brown
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-8
Condition Remarks
Note that (a-j) do not fit well in case; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Urology," Vol. VII No. 4, April 1976, p. 417, fig. 6; CD #UHN
Research Facts
This is a modification of Young's punch; prostatic cautery punch for operation on high frequency electrical current.
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conical urethral sound set

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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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conical urethral sound set

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1970.12.1 a-l
Description
A velvet-lined wooden case containing 11 male urethral sounds (one missing).
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Accession Number
1970.12.1 a-l
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
A velvet-lined wooden case containing 11 male urethral sounds (one missing).
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
case - Size: Length 34.4 cm x Width 12.5 cm x Depth 2.8 cm
11 urethral sounds
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. H. Brooks; belonged to Dr. Arthur McAllister of Georgetown, Ont.
Maker
Tiemann
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
wood: brown
fabric: red
metal: silver
Inscriptions
On handle of sounds: "TIEMANN"; sounds numbered from 1 to 12 (#2 missing)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-13
Condition Remarks
Box broken into two pieces; slight rusting on most of the sounds; #2 sound is missing.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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conical urethral sound set

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1984.12.1 a-g
Description
Leather-covered wooden (?) box, leather-lined with compartments containing a set of 6 "Fowlers" double-ended, nickel-plated on brass, urethral sounds; numbered 9-20 French scale.
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Accession Number
1984.12.1 a-g
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
Leather-covered wooden (?) box, leather-lined with compartments containing a set of 6 "Fowlers" double-ended, nickel-plated on brass, urethral sounds; numbered 9-20 French scale.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
box
sounds - Size: Length 29.2 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. L.J. Sullivan; used by Dr. Joachim Guinane, grandfather of the donor.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
wood (?)
leather: black; brown
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-13
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4055; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Guinane graduated M.B., U of T, in 1887; L.R.C.P. (London) 1889; M.R.C.S. (England) 1889; practised in Toronto 1890-1935; on staff at St. Michaels Hospital; office Dundas/Mutual streets.
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Coxeter's prostatic catheter

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1975.3.26
Description
The catheter is a long metal shaft curved to 90°; comes with stylet; single opening near tip; size 9 or 6.
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Accession Number
1975.3.26
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Urinary Catheterization -- male
Description
The catheter is a long metal shaft curved to 90°; comes with stylet; single opening near tip; size 9 or 6.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"9" or "6" depending on the view.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 30.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4058 (item #D/-2955); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
2000.1.1
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Accession Number
2000.1.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy; Urology IS; Physical Examination
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-10
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1966.4.1 a-l
Description
Cystoscope in a wooden case (j) covered in buckram, with a plaque on top, and lined with purple velvet; compartment under the lid to hold loop and forceps attachments; consists of (a) telescope, straight, views at 90°; (b) obturator with a solid, bevelled tip; (c) telescope, straight, views at 180°…
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Accession Number
1966.4.1 a-l
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy
Physical Examination
Description
Cystoscope in a wooden case (j) covered in buckram, with a plaque on top, and lined with purple velvet; compartment under the lid to hold loop and forceps attachments; consists of (a) telescope, straight, views at 90°; (b) obturator with a solid, bevelled tip; (c) telescope, straight, views at 180°, with two outlets, one covered by a rubber cap; (d) cystoscope, angled ~30° near the tip; accepts straight obturators (a,b, and c); two-way valves projecting out at 90°; (e) electrical lead with female socket to fit (d); (f) cord with a two-hole plug to fit (e); (g) silvered light bulb for (d); (h,i) light bulbs for (d); (k) long, tight spring with forcep end; (l) long, tight spring with loop end.
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
a - telescope - Size: Length 26.1 cm
b - obturator - Size: Length 23.5 cm
c - telescope - Size: Length 26.5 cm x Width 2.5 cm
d - cystoscope - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Width 5.0 cm
e - electrical lead - Size: Length 28.0 cm
f - cord - Size: Length 72.0 cm
g - light bulb - Size: Length 1.3 cm
h - light bulb - Size: Length 1.1 cm
i - light bulb - Size: Length 1.3 cm
j - case - Size: Length 32.5 cm x Width 11.25 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
k - spring - Size: Length 34.5 cm
l - spring - Size: Length 31.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Edwards of newcastle
Maker
Wappler Electric Controller Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1976
circa 1900-1976
Date Remarks
Original record had "20c."
Material
metal: silver
wood; black
fabric: black; purple; green
rubber: green
glass: clear
Inscriptions
"PAT. JUNE 17. 1902 // "" MAR. 24. 1903"; on plaque on lid: "WAPPLER ELECTRIC CONTROLLER CO. // NEW YORK, U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-9
Condition Remarks
Rubber on (e) broken and brittle; one valve on (d) is broken
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Dates
1932
circa 1932
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1966.4.2 a-l
Description
Cystoscope or prostatic knife punch in a wooden case (l), consisting of (a) multiple needle electrode; (b) hollow knife cover with a rounded tip, fits (d) and (h); (c) sheath with angular near tip, lit on convexity; (d) knife with hollow shaft, near end with squarish plate; (e) electrode carrier; (…
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Accession Number
1966.4.2 a-l
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy
Urology -- instrumentation
Physical Examination
Description
Cystoscope or prostatic knife punch in a wooden case (l), consisting of (a) multiple needle electrode; (b) hollow knife cover with a rounded tip, fits (d) and (h); (c) sheath with angular near tip, lit on convexity; (d) knife with hollow shaft, near end with squarish plate; (e) electrode carrier; (f) obturator with bevelled solid tip and hexagonal handle; (g) electrode carrier (?); (h) knife with hollow shaft and squarish plate at near end; (i) lead covered in soft red rubber, one end with two contacts and the other end fitting (c); (j) missing? or perhaps a small metal fitting to insert into valve of (c); (k) lead covered in purple weave, one end fitting into (c), the other end with two contacts.
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
a - multiple needle electrode - Size: Length 27.0 cm
b - knife cover - Size: Length 3.0 cm
c - sheath - Size: Length 22.5 cm
d - knife - Size: Length 20.5 cm
e - electrode carrier - Size: Length 22.2 cm
f - obturator - Size: Length 24.0 cm
g - electrode carrier (?) - Size: Length 21.1 cm
h - knife - Size: Length 20.5 cm
i - lead - Size: Length 177.8 cm
j - missing (?)
k - lead - Size: Length 177.8 cm
l - case - Size: Length 31.5 cm x Width 17.25 cm x Depth 6.5 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Edwards of Newcastle.
Maker
Electro Surgical Instrument Co. (E.S.I.)
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1932
circa 1932
Material
rubber: red
fabric: purple; green
glass
wood: brown
metal; silver
Inscriptions
Plaque inside lid of case has, "Electro Surgical Instrument, Co. // Rochester, N.Y. U.S.A."; on (i): "PAT. JUNE 8, 1926"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-10
Condition Remarks
Case has faded square shape on top.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See article in "Urology," April 1976, Vol. VII, No. 4, p. 423 (Fig. 10); CD #UHN
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Depuytren's double bistoury caché

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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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double current catheter

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1973.5.46
Description
A long metal tube curved 90° at one end; second channel branches off near the opposite end, giving a "Y" shape; a brass plug with chain attached to close channel.
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Accession Number
1973.5.46
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Urinary catheterization
Description
A long metal tube curved 90° at one end; second channel branches off near the opposite end, giving a "Y" shape; a brass plug with chain attached to close channel.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. G.A. MacGowan of Toronto.
Maker
Maw
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"MAW"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-2
Dimension Notes
Length 28.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Tarnished; #2: metal tarnished
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Maw Catalogue, 1913, p. 230; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Arrived in doctor's bag 1973.5.1 along with other similar instruments.
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Dr. J.F. McCarthy's cysto-urethrascope

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Dates
1903
1908
circa 1903-1908
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.13.1 a-g
Description
Cysto-urethrascope in a wooden case (g) with leather hinges, consisting of (a) cystoscope sheath with a straight, screw tip; (b) catheterizing telescope, which inserts into (a); (c) brass lid that slides to cover long compartment in case; (d) threaded tube, one end rounded off (does not fit [a] or …
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Accession Number
1969.13.1 a-g
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy
Urology -- instrumentation
Physical Examination
Description
Cysto-urethrascope in a wooden case (g) with leather hinges, consisting of (a) cystoscope sheath with a straight, screw tip; (b) catheterizing telescope, which inserts into (a); (c) brass lid that slides to cover long compartment in case; (d) threaded tube, one end rounded off (does not fit [a] or [b]); (e) light bulb (spare?); (f) probe tip with olive tip and male screw end.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - cystoscope sheath - Size: Length 25.5 cm
b - catheterizing telescope - Size: Length 28.25 cm
c - lid - Size: Length 20.7 cm x Width 2.8 cm
d - threaded tube - Size: Length 2.0 cm x Diam. 0.7 cm
e - light bulb - Size: Length 1.5 cm
f - probe tip - Size: Length 5.0 cm
g - case - Size: Length 33.0 cm x Width 10.25 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine: source unknown.
Maker
Wappler Electtric Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1903
1908
circa 1903-1908
Date Remarks
Patent dates recorded on (b): Mar. 24, 1903 and Feb. 11, 1908.
Material
metal: silver; yellow
glass: clear
wood: brown
leather
Inscriptions
On (b): "PAT. MARCH 24, 1903 // PAT. FEB 11, 1908"; "10457"; on (a): "PAT. NOV 8, 1910"; on (c): "Wappler Electric Co., Inc, New York, U.S.A. // A.C.M.I. Patents [logo] Trade Mark reg'd U.S.P.D."; on plaque inside of case (g): "Dr. J.F. McCarthy's Cysto-Urethrascope (sic)"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-8
Condition Remarks
Poor finish on case; leather hinges are intact; (a,b) are good but ocular is cloudy; other pieces might be missing--one compartment is empty; there is no electric cord.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Similar design to 1969.316 (Brown Buerger cystoscope).
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Dr. Koch urethroscopes

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.55.4 a-l
Description
Urethroscope set, consisting of (a) a sheath, Nol 32 French scale, with compartment to hold illuminator; (b) obturator for (a), No. 32; (c) sheath, No. 28, plain, straight; (d) obturator No. 28; (e) sheath, No. 24, plain, straight; (f) obturator, No. 24; (g,h) diagnostic lamp with condenser lens; (…
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Accession Number
1969.55.4 a-l
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- urethroscope
Description
Urethroscope set, consisting of (a) a sheath, Nol 32 French scale, with compartment to hold illuminator; (b) obturator for (a), No. 32; (c) sheath, No. 28, plain, straight; (d) obturator No. 28; (e) sheath, No. 24, plain, straight; (f) obturator, No. 24; (g,h) diagnostic lamp with condenser lens; (i) illuminator for (a); (j) illluminator for (a), light bulb on long wire with electrical contacts and set screw for wire; (k) post to screw into shield at end of (e); (l) case, covered in brown morocco leather, sliding catch lock, lined with purple velvet, maker's name on white ribbon on inside of lid.
Number Of Parts
12
Part Names
a - sheath
b - obturator
c - sheath
d - obturator
e - sheath
f - obturator
g - diagnostic lamp
h - bulb
i - illuminator
j - illuminator
k - post
l - case - Size: Length 21.0 cm x Width 11.0 cm x Depth 5.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Harold DeWitt Ball.
Maker
ElectroSurgical Instrument Co.
Site Made (City)
Rochester
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Original record has "early 20c."
Material
metal: yellow; silver
glass: clear
fabric: purple; white
leather: brown
Inscriptions
On white strip on inside cover of case: "ELECTROSURGICAL INSTRUMENT CO. // ROCHESTER, NEW YORK, U.S.A."; on (a): "E.S.I.CO. Rochester N.Y. U.S.A., PAT'D"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Condition Remarks
Case: lid torn off, box worn; infested with insects; (a-k) good, but two bulbs have been broken; #2: case is deteriorating; lid has come off.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
See Ingram & Bell Catalogue, 1909, p. 150 (item JJ 55); (g) Betz Catalogue, p. 33 (item 3N 3375); CD #UHN
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