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Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009008 a-g
Description
Large burgundy metal case has fitted styrofoam inserts to hold gastro camera GTF-A; plastic guard for tip, rubber suction ball, and long blue plastic zip-up cover for gastroscope; from the number of empty compartments in case, there are several pieces missing.
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Accession Number
994009008 a-g
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastrocamera
Description
Large burgundy metal case has fitted styrofoam inserts to hold gastro camera GTF-A; plastic guard for tip, rubber suction ball, and long blue plastic zip-up cover for gastroscope; from the number of empty compartments in case, there are several pieces missing.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - case - Size:
b - styrofoam (top) - Size: Length 55.3 cm. x Width 40.4 cm. x Depth 0.4 cm.
c - styrofoam (bottom) - Size: Length 54.6 cm. x Width 40.0 cm. x Depth 0.7 cm.
d - gastroscope - Size: Length 108.0 cm. x Width 0.8 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
e - plastic guard - Size: Length 4.5 cm. x Diameter1.6 cm.
f - rubber ball - Size: Length 62.0 cm. x Width 5.8 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
g - plastic cover - Size: Length 110.0 cm. x Width 13.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital
Maker
Olympus Optical Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Tokyo
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1970
1990
circa 1970-1990
Material
metal: burgundy; silver; black
styrofoam: burgundy; white
rubber: black
plastic: white; blue
Inscriptions
"GASTRO // CAMERA // GTF-A // 242462 // OLYMPUS // TOKYO"; "CARSEN // TORONTO // MONTREAL // .VANCOUVER"; "MADE IN JAPAN"; on black rubber ball: "CROWN SPRAY // TRADE MARK // KOMINE // 12"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-2
Condition Remarks
Case shows wear along edges; rubber ball has solidified; styrofoam fittings have a few white spots; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
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coloscope F9-L; colonoscope

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009009 a-b
Description
Large metal case with fitted rubber compartments holds a coloscope F9-6
Accession Number
994009009 a-b
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Colonoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- colonoscope
Description
Large metal case with fitted rubber compartments holds a coloscope F9-6
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 77.3 cm. x Width 39.0 cm. x Depth 10.0 cm.
b - coloscope - Size: Length 184.0 cm. x Width 15.0 cm. x Depth 7.4 cm.
Provenance
Used on Kingston General Hospital patients
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: brown; silver; black
rubber: black
Inscriptions
"COLOSCOPE F9-L // AMERICAN CYSTOSCOPE MAKERS INC."; "STORAGE CLIP // 98-0052 // ACMI"; "A.C.M.I.
POLYDIRECTIONAL COLOSCOPE // PATENT 358979"; "ENDO 27"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007 (a)
0007-K1-5 (a)
Storage Room 0010 (b)
0010-E6-10 (b)
Condition Remarks
Case shows wear; coloscope has flaking paint; rubber dividers need to be replaced; #2: foam deteriorating; discolouration; #3: foam in case is severely deteriorating; rubber requires special treatment.
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electrical cable for gastric cameras

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009014 a-f
Description
Speckled blue small hinged box with compartments to hold five various electrical cords with various adaptors; cords for gastric cameras
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Accession Number
994009014 a-f
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
Description
Speckled blue small hinged box with compartments to hold five various electrical cords with various adaptors; cords for gastric cameras
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - case - Size:
b - blue cord - Size: Length 195.0 cm. x Width 2.3 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
c - grey cord - Size: Length 310.0 cm. x Width 2.5 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
d-f putty cord x 3 - Size: Length 208.0 cm. x Width 2.2 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
wood: speckled blue
metal: silver; black
rubber: grey; putty; blue
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-1
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber requires special treatment.
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Yeoman rectal biopsy forceps

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
994009020
Description
Scissor-like handles are joined at a sideways right angle to a long arm which terminates in a two-piece oval-ended tip; the bottom piece is fixed with a flat collar around its perimeter, and holes in the tongue; the top piece moves up and down and is controlled by the handles; it consists of just a…
Accession Number
994009020
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Colon and Rectal Surgery (Specialty) -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
MM= Cutting Tool -- punch
Description
Scissor-like handles are joined at a sideways right angle to a long arm which terminates in a two-piece oval-ended tip; the bottom piece is fixed with a flat collar around its perimeter, and holes in the tongue; the top piece moves up and down and is controlled by the handles; it consists of just a collar which is smaller than its mate and sits on the bottom piece.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on Kingston General Hospital patients.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"SKLAR // STAINLESS // GERMANY // 83"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-6
Dimension Notes
Length: 43.0 cm. x Width: 9.5 cm. x Depth: 0.5 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments,"Jetter & Scheerer, Canada ed., Tuttlingen, West Germany, ca. 1960, p. 144, item 03518
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
994009034
Description
Stainless steel flexible-stem biopsy forceps with white plastic one-hand grip in shape of plunger in syringe; with both jaws moving; in working condition with two kinks in flex stem.
Accession Number
994009034
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Biopsy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
Description
Stainless steel flexible-stem biopsy forceps with white plastic one-hand grip in shape of plunger in syringe; with both jaws moving; in working condition with two kinks in flex stem.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Site Made (Country)
Japan
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Material
metal: silver
plastic: white; yellow
Inscriptions
"OLYMPUS // FB-1N // JAPAN"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F4-5
Dimension Notes
Length: 193.0 cm. x Width: 3.3 cm. x Diam. : 0.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
two small kinks in flex stem
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Claire Kelly, O.R. nurse
Research Facts
For use with gastroscope; "American Cystoscope Makers (1952)", Cat. #232F5, p. 155
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rectosigmoidal snare

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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Accession Number
994009035 a-c
Description
Two-piece white pasteboard box holds unopened package of one rotating rectosigmoidal snare with instruction sheet and small silica gel capsule which has turned pink.
Accession Number
994009035 a-c
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- snare -- loop -- rectal
Description
Two-piece white pasteboard box holds unopened package of one rotating rectosigmoidal snare with instruction sheet and small silica gel capsule which has turned pink.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - box bottom - Size: Length 26.9 cm. x Width 12.9 cm. x Depth 2.6 cm.
b - box top - Size: Length 27.4 cm. x Width 13.3 cm. x Depth 2.6 cm.
c - pkg. of snare - Size: Length 24.5 cm. x Width 12.6 cm. x Depth 0.2 cm.
Provenance
Used on Kingston General Hospital patients
Maker
Cameron-Miller
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952)", Cat. #4606W, p. 231
Material
metal: silver
plastic: clear
pasteboard: white
paper: white; black
silica gel: pink
Inscriptions
"CAMERON-MILLER // CHICAGO, ILLINOIS // MADE IN U.S.A. // 80-7125"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-9
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Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Accession Number
994009036
Description
Stainless steel expanding wristwatch-style band has a solid circular center where an "L"shaped protrusion is welded; was found in box of 994.000.035 to go with rectosigmoidal snare and listed on box top as "handle"; could not identify this in A.C.M. Catalogue.
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Accession Number
994009036
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Proctology
Description
Stainless steel expanding wristwatch-style band has a solid circular center where an "L"shaped protrusion is welded; was found in box of 994.000.035 to go with rectosigmoidal snare and listed on box top as "handle"; could not identify this in A.C.M. Catalogue.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Dates
1960
1970
circa 1960-1970
Date Remarks
Could not identify this item in "American Cystoscope Makers Catalogue"
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"ELLESSON"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-C3-9
Dimension Notes
Length 8.3 cm. x Width 4.3 cm. x Diam. 5.5 cm.
Research Facts
Object and function unidentifiable -- checked all catalogues; also asked retired Operating Room nurses (Feb. 1999)
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irrigation tubing

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009048
Description
Long length of orange rubber tubing with stainless steel adapter; used to irrigate and aspirate obstructed bowel.
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Accession Number
994009048
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Defecation Disorders
MM= Irrigation -- irrigator
Description
Long length of orange rubber tubing with stainless steel adapter; used to irrigate and aspirate obstructed bowel.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
metal: silver
rubber: orange
Inscriptions
"BALLOON // 16 // SUCTION"; "16 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 314.0 cm. x Width: 3.5 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.5 cm.
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Lopresti esophagoscope

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009049 a-k
Description
Wooden rectangular case, silver latches and handle; interior with wooden guiders and holders to organize instruments in place; on top and bottom of case; no instruments present in top position; instrument present on bottom; black tube; black and silver instrument head; storage compartment to side; …
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Accession Number
994009049 a-k
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Wooden rectangular case, silver latches and handle; interior with wooden guiders and holders to organize instruments in place; on top and bottom of case; no instruments present in top position; instrument present on bottom; black tube; black and silver instrument head; storage compartment to side; with four silver and four rubber attachments within; guidelines for use and storage adhered to top.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - wooden case - Size: Length 43.8 cm. x Width 37.8 cm. x Depth 7.0 cm.
b - esophagoscope - Size: Length 98.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm.
c - compartment slide cover - Size: Length 20.9 cm. x Width 2.9 cm. x Depth 2.9 cm.
d-e - metal attachments - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
f-g - metal attachments - Size: Length 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
h-k - rubber attachments - Size: Length 1.8 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
wood: brown
rubber: orange
metal: black; silver
fabric: green
Inscriptions
On compartment slide cover: WAPPLER // A . C . / M . I . // TRADEMARK // Reg. U.S. PAT OFF; similar maker's mark engraved on instrument head; tape on top of case lid: LOPRESTI OESOPHAGOSCOPE; adhered to case led interior: "The Care and Maintenance of Flexible Image and Light Carrying Fibre Optic Instruments ..."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-5
Condition Remarks
Masking tape label on top of lid; wood case has minor scratches; silver case hardware rusting and pitting; rubber pieces in good (soft, pliable) condition; second instrument (intended for storage position on underside of lid) is missing; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. Groll; Dr. Beverly Lind
Exhibit History
West, Endoscopy; A; Oct. 11 1994
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Hirschowitz gastroduodenal fiberscope; gastroscope

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009050 a-p
Description
Wooden rectangular case; silver hardware; interior bottom with wooden guiders/holders for instruments; filled with various instrument components; storage compartments to side; lower compartment has a metal sliding lid; three pieces of masking tape as labels on top of case lid.
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Accession Number
994009050 a-p
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Duodenoscopy -- instrumentation
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
Description
Wooden rectangular case; silver hardware; interior bottom with wooden guiders/holders
for instruments; filled with various instrument components; storage compartments to side; lower compartment has a metal sliding lid; three pieces of masking tape as labels on top of case lid.
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
a - wooden case - Size: Length 43.8 cm. x Width 37.8 cm. x Depth 7.0 cm.
b - tube in headpiece - Size:
c - light controller - Size:
d - pump - Size:
e - extension cord - Size:
f - cord & socket - Size:
g - grease tub - Size:
h - piece of tubing - Size:
i-k - attachments - Size:
l-o - #25A bag - Size:
p - metal sliding lid for side compartment - Size:
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
wood: brown
rubber: black
Inscriptions
Maker's mark on two name plates, and engraved on various instrument parts: AMERICAN CYSTOSCOPE MAKERS, INC // WAPPLER // . A . C . / M . I // TRADEMARK // REG. US PAT. OFF. // NEW YORK, N.Y. // Designers And Sole Producers of Wappler And ACMI Instruments Since 1900
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-5
Condition Remarks
Masking tape labels on top of case; minor scratches to case surface; rubber in fairly good condition; #2: wooden box slightly cracked; #3: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. Groll; Dr. Beverly Lind
Exhibit History
West, Endoscopy; A; Oct. 11 1994
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