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basket extractor

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Dates
1920
circa 1920
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Nephrology
Accession Number
004001005
Description
A metal instrument consisting of a handle with three rings for the thumb as the rear and two for the first two fingers of the hand; the thumb ring is used to push the rest of the object back and forth; extending from the handle is a long, thin, coiled wire with seven thin wires at the end that exp…
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Accession Number
004001005
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Nephrology
MeSH Heading
Kidney Calculi
Nephrology -- instrumentation
Description
A metal instrument consisting of a handle with three rings for the thumb as the rear and two for the first two fingers of the hand; the thumb ring is used to push the rest of the object back and forth; extending from the handle is a long, thin, coiled wire with seven thin wires at the end that expand out, then contract in and meet to form a point where a grey plastic curved apparatus is attached.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, KGH Urology Dept.
Dates
1920
circa 1920
Material
metal: silver
plastic: grey
Inscriptions
"G [inside a circle]" on the handle; "A.C.M.L. 5" on the plastic section.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-6
Dimension Notes
Length 70.7 cm x Width 6.4 cm x Depth 1.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Minor wear on surfaces.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #1
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Bigelow's evacuation apparatus

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Dates
1957
circa 1957
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
002005003
Description
Bigelow's evacuation apparatus, which consists of an oval orange rubber bulb with three openings, to which three metal pieces are attached; two pieces have stopcocks and are open-ended; the other has a clear, round glass bulb attached; one stopcock attachment ends with a convex piece; a metal band …
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Accession Number
002005003
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Bigelow's evacuation apparatus, which consists of an oval orange rubber bulb with three openings, to which three metal pieces are attached; two pieces have stopcocks and are open-ended; the other has a clear, round glass bulb attached; one stopcock attachment ends with a convex piece; a metal band connects the other stopcock piece with the glass bulb piece.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at KGH by Dr. A. Morales
Maker
G.U. Manufacturing Co.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1957
circa 1957
Date Remarks
Very similar to item in 1957 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
rubber: orange
glass: clear
Inscriptions
The number "40" is stamped into the metal in several places; "G.U. MAN CO // LONDON" is stamped into the metal band.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 28.3 cm x Width 17.0 cm x Depth 8.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The rubber at the metal attachment points was significantly stressed and cracked; there was no sign of metal corrosion, the glass had no chips or breaks, and the rubber was still flexible; pieces that could once be removed could be no longer, due to the rubber deterioration; #2: rubber ripped close to metal attachment, glass vial, steel; #3: rubber requires special trateatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. A. Morales; "A Catalogue of Operation Tables, Sterilizers, Hospital Furniture, Surgical Instruments, Appliances, Ligatures & Sutures," by Allen & Hanburys Ltd., 1957, p. 4023 (similar to Fig. 36500) (see attached photocopy); CD #3
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Dates
1980
circa 1980
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
004001015 a-g
Description
A blue plastic container with a glass hypodermic inside.
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Accession Number
004001015 a-g
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Impotence -- therapy
Description
A blue plastic container with a glass hypodermic inside.
Number Of Parts
7
Part Names
a - case
b - instructions - Size: Length 31.2 cm x Width 21.0 cm
c - swab packet
d - needle packet
e - locking mechanism
f - syringe
g - ampoule
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, KGH Urology Dept.
Maker
Upjohn s.a.
Site Made (City)
Puurs
Site Made (Country)
Belgium
Dates
1980
circa 1980
Date Remarks
Treatment initially described in the 1980s.
Material
plastic: blue
glass: clear
Inscriptions
"Caverject"; plus product information.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-3
Condition Remarks
Instructions creased; all packets still sealed.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Morales's notes; CD #1.
Research Facts
Used for intercavernosal injection of prostaglandin E2 (alprostadil) to induce a penile ereciton.
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cystolithotriptor

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Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
004001003
Description
A metal instrument consisting of a scissor-like handle and a long shaft with a jaw-like apparatus at the end; operating the handle opens and closes the "jaws"; also has two adjustable knobs near the end that appear to be used to attach hoses.
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Accession Number
004001003
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
A metal instrument consisting of a scissor-like handle and a long shaft with a jaw-like apparatus at the end; operating the handle opens and closes the "jaws"; also has two adjustable knobs near the end that appear to be used to attach hoses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, KGH Urology Dept.
Maker
Amer Cysto Makers Inc.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"Amer Cysto Makers Inc" on handle; also "76" "26" and "Made in U.S.A." on various parts of the handle.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Dimension Notes
Length 33.9 cm x Width 10.7 cm x Depth 3.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Action of jaws smooth; metal slightly tarnished; light wear, particularly around scissors-like handle.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Morales's notes; functionally identical to 004.001.011; CD #1.
Research Facts
Used to crush bladder stones; known colloquially as "the jaws of death."
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cystolithotriptor

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Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
004001011
Description
A metal instrument consisting of a scissor-like handle and a long shaft with a jaw-like apparatus at the end; operating the handle opens and closes the "jaws"; also has two adjustable knobs near the end that appear to be used to attach hoses.
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Accession Number
004001011
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
A metal instrument consisting of a scissor-like handle and a long shaft with a jaw-like apparatus at the end; operating the handle opens and closes the "jaws"; also has two adjustable knobs near the end that appear to be used to attach hoses.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, KGH Urology Dept.
Maker
Amer Cysto Makers Inc.
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"Amer Cysto Makers Inc" on handle.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-11
Dimension Notes
Length 34.5 cm x Width 11.8 cm x Depth 3.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Action of jaws smooth; metal slightly tarnished; light wear, particularly around scissors-like handle and jaws.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Morales's notes; functionally identical to 004.001.003; CD #1.
Research Facts
Used to crush bladder stones; known colloquially as "the jaws of death."
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dietary supplement

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Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
004001006
Description
An empty pill bottle.
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Accession Number
004001006
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Impotence -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
An empty pill bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, Kingston General Hospital Urology Dept.
Maker
Jag Enterprises
Site Made (City)
Seminole
Site Made (State)
Florida
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
plastic: white
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
"Stay Erect™ // Our Name Says it all // MSPF // Male Sexual // Performance // Formula™"; plus other product information.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 5 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 9.3 cm x Diam. 4.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Very light wear on label and top only.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Dr. Morales's notes
Research Facts
Herbal pill advertised as enhancing male sexual performance.
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Ellik bladder evacuator

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Dates
1953
circa 1953
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
002005002
Description
Ellik bladder evacuator, consisting of an hourglass-shaped clear glass bulb attached to a round red rubber bulb on one side and a beige rubber tube with a silver metal nozzle on the other; the glass bulb is flat on one end and has black printing.
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Accession Number
002005002
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
Ellik bladder evacuator, consisting of an hourglass-shaped clear glass bulb attached to a round red rubber bulb on one side and a beige rubber tube with a silver metal nozzle on the other; the glass bulb is flat on one end and has black printing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at KGH by Dr. A. Morales
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1953
circa 1953
Date Remarks
Very similar to item in 1953 catalogue
Material
metal: silver
rubber: beige; red
glass: clear
ink: black
Inscriptions
The black printing reads, "C.R. BARD, INC. // ELLIK // EVACUATOR // No. 450 // DISTRIBUTOR // MADE IN U.S.A."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-4
Dimension Notes
Length 24.8 cm x Width 18.0 cm x Depth 11.2 cm
Condition Remarks
The glass was dusty on the interior; the beige tube had developed cracks at the connection points but was still supple; the metal showed no signs of corrosion; the red bulb was scratched but was still supple and had no cracks; there were no breaks in the glass; #2: rubber tubes slightly scratched.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. A. Morales; "A.C.M.I. Cystoscopic, Urologic and Allied Diagnostic Instruments and High Frequency Apparatus," by American Cystoscope Makers Inc., 1952, p. 106 (similar to Fig. 190) (see attached photocopy); CD #3
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Empire syringe with Kraemer's bulbous ear tip

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Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Accession Number
002005006 a-b
Description
Empire syringe with a metal cylindrical barrel and metal plunger with two closed finger grips and one closed thumb grip; fitted with a teardrop-shaped Kraemer bulbous ear tip, with a black rubber washer at its base.
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Accession Number
002005006 a-b
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Otolaryngology
Description
Empire syringe with a metal cylindrical barrel and metal plunger with two closed finger grips and one closed thumb grip; fitted with a teardrop-shaped Kraemer bulbous ear tip, with a black rubber washer at its base.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - syringe - Size: Length 19.0 cm x Width 6.3 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
b - nozzle - Size: Length 4.0 cm x Diam. 1.6 cm
Provenance
Used at KGH by Dr. A. Morales
Maker
V. Mueller Co.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Material
metal: silver
rubber: black
Inscriptions
"V. MUELLER XBB H // AU 5452 // GERMANY" is stamaped into the metal of one side of the plunger; increment lines and "1 // 02" is stamped on the other side.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E3-15
Condition Remarks
No corrosion
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. A. Morales; "Hospital and Physicians Equipment and Supplies," the J.F. Hartz & Co., Ltd, 1960, p. 287 (similar to Figs. 6-478/2 and 6-478K) (see attached photocopy)
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impotence screening device

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Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
Accession Number
004001007
Description
A sealed plastic package containing a snap-gauge impotence screening device.
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Accession Number
004001007
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Diagnosis, General
MeSH Heading
Impotence -- diagnosis
Description
A sealed plastic package containing a snap-gauge impotence screening device.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, KGH Urology Dept.
Maker
Dacomed Corp.
Site Made (City)
Minneapolis
Site Made (State)
Minnesota
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
plastic: clear
paper: navy blue; white
Velcro: white
Inscriptions
"Snap-Gauge® // Impotence Screening Device" and product information.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-6
Dimension Notes
Length 10.6 cm x Width 8.7 cm x Depth 2.4 cm
Condition Remarks
Still in original packaging; a few small scratches on the label.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Morales's notes; CD #1.
Research Facts
Used to measure nocturnal penile erection; a diagnostic tool for ED.
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Otis urethrotome

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Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
004001004
Description
A metal instrument consisting of a long, thin shaft with measurement numbers on it measuring up to six inches; a wheel at the back turns to make the shaft split and expand; a round, flat dial on top has numbers from 15 to 45 and measures the length of the opening of the shaft; there is also a handl…
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Accession Number
004001004
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Urology -- instrumentation
Description
A metal instrument consisting of a long, thin shaft with measurement numbers on it measuring up to six inches; a wheel at the back turns to make the shaft split and expand; a round, flat dial on top has numbers from 15 to 45 and measures the length of the opening of the shaft; there is also a handle on the top that is pulled back to reveal a small blade that protrudes from the top of the shaft.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, KGH Urology Dept.
Maker
Kny-Scheerer Co.
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"KNY Scheerer // Company" engraved on the dial.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-12
Dimension Notes
Length 29.4 cm x Width 5.1 cm x Depth 3.9 cm
Condition Remarks
Some wear; small, circular stains on length.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
JPG
Reference Comments
Dr. Morales's notes; CD #1.
Research Facts
Used to treat urethral strictures.
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