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Van Buren's urethral sound

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1974.11.19
Description
A long, thin, cylindrical rod with a curve at one end and a flattened opposite end.
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Accession Number
1974.11.19
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 long, thin, cylindrical rod with a curve at one end and a flattened opposite end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: North Lambton Medical Group, Arkona, Ont. (Dr. S. Trapp), via Dr. L. Levine; instruments from the practice of Dr. P. R. Urie of Watford, Ont.
Maker
AMSTA
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length 24.3 cm x Diam. 0.3 cm
Condition Remarks
There are spots of rust where the plating has worn off.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Kny-Scheerer Catalogue, 1915, p. 4054 (item #D/-2701); CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Percy Russell Urie was a 1919 Queen's graduate; this sound is size 11 (of the French scale?); it seems to be a Van Buren sound.
Images
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