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Eder gastroscope

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Dates
1930
1960
1930-1960
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1975.14.4 a-h
Description
Gastroscope (a) and esophagoscope (b) in case (h?) with rubber catheter (c), insufflation bulbs (d,e), cable transformer to lamp (f), and a cleaning brush (g).
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Accession Number
1975.14.4 a-h
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Gastroscope (a) and esophagoscope (b) in case (h?) with rubber catheter (c), insufflation bulbs (d,e), cable transformer to lamp (f), and a cleaning brush (g).
Number Of Parts
8
Part Names
a - gastroscope - Size: Length 81.0 cm
b - esophagoscope - Size: Length 71.0 cm
c- catheter - Size: Length 77.5 cm
d - insufflation bulb
e - insufflation bulb
f - cable
g - brush
h - case - Size: Length 85.0 cm x Width 16.0 cm x Depth 9.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. E.C. Johnson, director, Women's College Hospital.
Maker
Eder Instrument Co.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1960
1930-1960
Material
metal: silver
rubber: black
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-4
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
"Manual of Gastro-intestinal Endoscopy," by E.D. Palmer and H.W. Boyce, 1964, pp. 42-44; CD #UHN
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optical esophagoscope

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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009005 a-e
Description
Metal esophagoscope with fiberglass light carriers for cold light fountains housed in long narrow hinged wooden box; metal clamping handle stored in this box does not appear to fit the box or the instrument
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Accession Number
994009005 a-e
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
Metal esophagoscope with fiberglass light carriers for cold light fountains housed in long
narrow hinged wooden box; metal clamping handle stored in this box does not appear to fit
the box or the instrument
Number Of Parts
5
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 55.7 cm. x Width 8.5 cm. x Depth 4.5 cm.
b - tube - Size: Length 40.6 cm. x Width 4.5 cm. x Diameter0.6 cm.
c - light carrier - Size: Length 44.6 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
d - handle - Size: Length 14.6 cm. x Width 2.2 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
e - cord - Size: Length 214.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
Storz
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Date Remarks
"Storz Surgical Catalogue" #K-12020 Ph pp. 324-325
Material
metal: silver
plastic: black
wood: yellow
Inscriptions
"STORZ / GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-6
Condition Remarks
Bottom of box shows wear and green scuff marks; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009010 a-d
Description
Large narrow black metal case has rubber compartments to hold a panendoscope F8 and two cream plastic leads
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Accession Number
994009010 a-d
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Cystoscopy -- instrumentation
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- cystoscope
Description
Large narrow black metal case has rubber compartments to hold a panendoscope F8 and two cream
plastic leads
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 78.0 cm. x Width 38.5 cm. x Depth 12.5 cm.
b - instrument - Size: Length 158.0 cm. x Width 15.0 cm. x Depth 7.5 cm.
c - plastic lead - Size: Length 165.0 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
d - plastic lead - Size: Length 217.0 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
metal: silver; black
rubber: black
plastic: cream
Inscriptions
"PANENDOSCOPE F8 // AMERICAN CYSTOSCOPE MAKERS INC."; "STORAGE CLIP // 98-0052 // ACMI"; "A.C.M.I.
POLYDIRECTIONAL PANENDOSCOPE // PATENT 3589793"; "ENDO 26"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K1-4 (a)
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-10 (b-d)
Condition Remarks
Case shows wear; paint chipped on instrument; rubber compartments deteriorating and sticky; #2: foam deteriorating; stains on paper wrapping; #3: foam in case is deteriorating; rubber requires special treatment.
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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009012 a-k
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a transesophagoscopic-flexible gastroscope with power source, cord and plug, brush and attachments; with light, catheter, flexible tip for main rod with handle plus instruction booklet; main rod and power source has S…
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Accession Number
994009012 a-k
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a transesophagoscopic-flexible
gastroscope with power source, cord and plug, brush and attachments;
with light, catheter, flexible tip for main rod with handle plus instruction booklet; main
rod and power source has S.I.U. (Special Investigative Unit) hand-engraved on it
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 82.5 cm. x Width 17.0 cm. x Depth 0.9 cm.
b - power source - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Depth 5.4 cm.
b - cord length - Size: Length 240.0 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
c - cord - Size: Length 252.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
d - plug - Size: Length 11.4 cm. x Width 4.6 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
e - instruction booklet - Size: Length 23.0 cm. x Width 14.0 cm. x Depth 0.1 cm.
f - brush - Size: Length 7.0 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
g - double barrel - Size: Length 9.4 cm. x Width 3.2 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
h - light attachment - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 0.3 cm. x Diameter0.2 cm.
i - catheter - Size: Length 65.0 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Diameter0.4 cm.
j - flexible insert - Size: Length 75.5 cm. x Width 0.2 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
k - main rod - Size: Length 54.0 cm. x Width 11.5 cm. x Diameter1.3 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Maker
Eder Instrument Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
wood: black
metal: silver; grey; black
fabric: black
rubber: black
plastic: black; pale grey
paper: blue; black; white
Inscriptions
On power source: "EDER // INSTRUMENT CO., INC. // 2293 N. CLYBOURN AVE. // CHICAGO, ILL.
60614 // MODEL NO. 201 // VOLTAGE 115 60 C // S.I.U."; on cover of booklet: "SUGGESTED GUIDE //
FOR THE // TRANS-ESOPHAGOSCOPIC // FLEXIBLE // GASTROSCOPE // WITH MOVABLE SCANNING MIRROR //
AND MOVABLE FLEXIBLE TIP - BERNSTEIN MODIFICATION // MODEL 5-B, 5-C, AND 5-BL // EDER INSTRUMENT
CO., INC. // 2293 N. Clybourn Avenue // Chicago 14, Illinois // Eastgate 7-2131"
Permanent Location
(a-d, f-k) Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-3
(e) Storage Room 2005
2005-2-5 Box 19
Condition Remarks
#2: Rubber requires special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009013 a-q
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a flexible gastroscope with power source, cord, plug adaptor, small round metal tin of "ACMI Grease", three boxes with: wax for objective head, adaptor for biopsy sheath attachment; and 13 light bulbs, black rubber bu…
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Accession Number
994009013 a-q
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Gastroscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- gastroscope
Description
Long narrow black hinged case has custom-fitted black velvet compartments to hold a flexible
gastroscope with power source, cord, plug adaptor, small round metal tin of "ACMI
Grease", three boxes with: wax for objective head, adaptor for biopsy sheath attachment;
and 13 light bulbs, black rubber bulb with another rubber bulb encased in green crocheted
bag with metal adaptor on one end; rod with brush, and two long rods with flexible plastic
rods attached, one green and the other white; more recent version of 994.009.012 and made
by the same company
Number Of Parts
17
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 100.7 cm. x Width 9.3 cm. x Depth 10.5 cm.
b - power source - Size: Length 13.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 5.4 cm.
bb - cord length - Size: Length 244.0 cm.
c - plug adaptor - Size: Length 12.0 cm. x Width 4.0 cm. x Diameter3.0 cm.
d - cord - Size: Length 250.0 cm. x Width 3.6 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
e - grease jar - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Diameter2.5 cm.
f - box of wax - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
ff - box of wax - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
g - box of adaptors - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
gg - box of adaptors - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
ggg - adaptor - Size: Length 2.7 cm. x Diameter1.2 cm.
h - box of lamps - top - Size: Length 6.3 cm. x Width 4.2 cm. x Depth 1.9 cm.
hh - box of lamps - bottom - Size: Length 6.2 cm. x Width 3.9 cm. x Depth 1.8 cm.
hhh - lamp bulbs x 13 - Size: Length 1.4 cm. x Diameter0.7 cm.
i - black rubber bulb - Size: Length 46.0 cm. x Width 5.2 cm. x Diameter1.8 cm.
j - brush rod - Size: Length 55.0 cm. x Width 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.3 cm.
k - green flexible rod - Size: Length 103.5 cm. x Width 8.5 cm. x Diameter0.9 cm.
l - white flexible rod - Size: Length 92.0 cm. x Width 0.6 cm. x Diameter1.1 cm.
Maker
Eder Instrument Co. Inc.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1960
circa 1950-1960
Material
wood: black
metal: silver
fabric: black
rubber: black
plastic: green; white
Inscriptions
On power source: "EDER // INSTRUMENT CO., INC. // 2293 N. CLYBOURN AVE. // CHICAGO, ILL.
60614 // MODEL NO. 201 // VOLTAGE 115 60 C // S.I.U."; "EDER GASTROSCOPE // Mfg. by // EDER
INSTRUMENT COMPANY // Chicago"; on box of lamps: "12 Cat. B-8 Lamps for // Model 5-BL Gastroscope
// Serial No. 1502"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-3
Condition Remarks
Rubber bulb has deteriorated and split; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #2
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grasping forceps and cotton carrier

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Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009017
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Accession Number
994009017
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at
rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients; used to grasp small tunours for removal by the Frankfeldt snare
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 226
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"GERMANY / STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 44.3 cm. x Width: 8.2 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 17th ed., New York, 1967, p. 295
Research Facts
Instrument has a different handle and is longer than the Frankfeldt grasping forceps
cited in reference section of this accession
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grasping forceps and cotton carrier

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Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009018
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Accession Number
994009018
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Grasping and Fixating -- forceps -- endoscopic
Description
Three-fingered claw-like gripping device is closed and retracted when instrument is at
rest; claw emerges from hollow tube when the instrument's "U"-shaped handle is squeezed
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients; used to grasp small tunours for removal by the Frankfeldt snare
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1952
circa 1940-1952
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952) Catalogue", p. 226
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"GERMANY / STAINLESS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-12
Dimension Notes
Length: 45.0 cm. x Width: 8.0 cm. x Depth: 0.8 cm. x Diam. : 0.3 cm.
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments: Suction and Pressure Apparatus," J. Sklar Mfg. Co., Inc, 17th
ed., New York, 1967, p. 295
Research Facts
Instrument has a different handle and is longer than the Frankfeldt grasping forceps
cited in reference section of this accession, although other sources show sponge carriers
at 60 cm.
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Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009025 a-c
Description
Flattened rigid-stem 30.5-cm oval tube attached to detachable pistol grip handle has detachable blue electric cord, and is equipped with a separate light carrier; the flared proximal end facilitates centering the operator's visual field and for ease of instrumentation; handle and tube from same co…
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Accession Number
994009025 a-c
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
Flattened rigid-stem 30.5-cm oval tube attached to detachable pistol grip handle has detachable
blue electric cord, and is equipped with a separate
light carrier; the flared proximal end facilitates centering the operator's visual field and
for ease of instrumentation; handle and tube from same company but of different styles
and material
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - shaft - Size: Length 30.5 cm. x Width 5.5 cm. x Depth 5.0 cm.
b - handle - Size: Length 14.0 cm. x Width 4.8 cm. x Depth 2.2 cm.
c - cord - Size: Length 200.0 cm. x Width 2.3 cm. x Depth 0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Date Remarks
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952)", Cat. # BRESO, p. 271
Material
metal: silver
rubber: lt. blue; black; red
Inscriptions
On shaft: "Pilling // Phila // 30 // 10 x 14 mm 30 cm"; on handle: "PILLING - PHILA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber requires special treatment
Reference Types
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
According to Dr. Lynn: short rigid esophagoscope, other implements introduced through this,
i.e. biopsies, extractions, etc; type used since 1930-1980's (?); light source used; CD #9
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esophageal bougie

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009037
Description
Long narrow 1.2-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with 11.0-cm-long white cotton twill tape attached at top for easy removal
Accession Number
994009037
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.2-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with 11.0-cm-long white cotton twill tape attached at top for easy removal
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients; Dr. Lynn: set of graduated bourgies for dilating esophageal structures;
could be sent home with patient; patient swallowed smallest and then went to larger sizes
which opened stricture; they may be mercury-filled (for X-rays); some have markings to indicate
depth
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
fabric: white
Inscriptions
"34 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"; "ENDOSCOPY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 77.0 cm. x Diam. : 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
rubber starting to stiffen
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
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esophageal bougie

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Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009038
Description
Long narrow 1.2-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with 9.0 cm of double white cotton twill tape attached at top for easy removal
Accession Number
994009038
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy -- instrumentation
MM= Dilatation -- bougie -- esophageal
Description
Long narrow 1.2-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with
9.0 cm of double white cotton twill tape attached at top for easy removal
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used on KGH patients
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Date Remarks
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
fabric: white
Inscriptions
"36 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"; "KGH ENDOSCOPY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 80.0 cm. x Diam. : 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
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