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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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Depuytren's double bistoury caché

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Dates
1830
1840
circa 1830-1840
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1969.89.1
Description
Double-bladed bistoury caché or lithotome with bulbous ivory handle with fine geometric pattern with indentations betweens sections; graduated blue steeled spring lever mechanism on the handle which limits the opening of the blade for fanning out the blades with a screw stopper to adjust the lever;…
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Accession Number
1969.89.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife -- bistoury
MM= Cutting Tool -- tome -- lithotome
Calculi
Description
Double-bladed bistoury caché or lithotome with bulbous ivory handle with fine geometric pattern with indentations betweens sections; graduated blue steeled spring lever mechanism on the handle which limits the opening of the blade for fanning out the blades with a screw stopper to adjust the lever; three brass screws hold moving parts.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Mariaud
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1830
1840
circa 1830-1840
Material
metal: sliver
ivory: cream
Inscriptions
"MARIAUD // PARIS"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-13
Length
28.8 cm
Width
6.5 cm
Depth
3.0 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Research Facts
A presentation quality bistoury (lithotome) cache instrument used for the removal of bladder stones. The handle is finely carved in ivory. A bistoury cache is a spring loaded, double bladed instrument used in Urology. Created by French inventor Depuytren.
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Hunter's lithotomy knife

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact8436
Dates
1770
1799
1770-1799
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1986.19.1
Description
A curved blade, sharpened on both sides and incorporating a file, is riveted into a cross-hatched ivory handle.
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Accession Number
1986.19.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Calculi
Urology -- instrumentation
MM= Cutting Tool -- knife
Description
A curved blade, sharpened on both sides and incorporating a file, is riveted into a cross-hatched ivory handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. F. Balch of Northwood, UK.
Maker
Savigny
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1770
1799
1770-1799
Date Remarks
Original record had "late 18c."
Material
metal: dark grey
ivory: off-white
Inscriptions
"Savigny"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 9.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Chips broken off the tip and the broad blade of the knife.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Liston's lithotomy knife

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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1974.18.3
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Accession Number
1974.18.3
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Calculi
Urology -- instrumentation
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1939.4.1 a-i
Description
Brass-bound walnut box (i) with velvet lining, containing (a) Ferguson's straight lithotomy forceps; (b) female staff with angled handle; (c) lithotomy staff/sound; (d) tray; (e) staff (?) with side groove; (f) lithotomy gorget; (g) missing; (h) catheter.
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Accession Number
1939.4.1 a-i
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Calculi
Description
Brass-bound walnut box (i) with velvet lining, containing (a) Ferguson's straight lithotomy forceps; (b) female staff with angled handle; (c) lithotomy staff/sound; (d) tray; (e) staff (?) with side groove; (f) lithotomy gorget; (g) missing; (h) catheter.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - lithotomy forceps - Size: Length 24.1 cm
b - female staff - Size: Length 17.6 cm
c - lithotomy staff/sound - Size: Length 29.8 cm
d - tray - Size: Length 34.3 cm x Width 13.2 cm x Depth 3.1 cm
e - staff (?) - Size: Length 27.0 cm
f - lithotomy gorget - Size: Length 19.6 cm
g - missing
h - catheter - Size: Length 7.7 cm
i - case - Size: Length 36.8 cm x Width 15.8 cm x Depth 8.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Weiss
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
metal: silver
wood: brown
fabric: red
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-8
Condition Remarks
A number of pieces seem to be missing, including (g)
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
Evans & Wormall catalogue for 1876, plates 58 and 59; CD #3
Research Facts
Referred to in accession record as "Milton's lithotrite."
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Dates
1800
1830
circa 1800-1830
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.50.3 a-s
Description
Wooden case (s) containing lithotomy instruments: (a) lithotomy staff; (b-d) staffs; (e) lithotomy forceps; (f-g) forceps; (h) probe pointed (?) scalpel; (i) lithotomy scalpel; (k) trocar; (l) case for metal part of (k); (m-n) trocar parts; (o) trocar; (p) case for metal part of (o); (q-r) trocar p…
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Accession Number
1969.50.3 a-s
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Calculi
Description
Wooden case (s) containing lithotomy instruments: (a) lithotomy staff; (b-d) staffs; (e) lithotomy forceps; (f-g) forceps; (h) probe pointed (?) scalpel; (i) lithotomy scalpel; (k) trocar; (l) case for metal part of (k); (m-n) trocar parts; (o) trocar; (p) case for metal part of (o); (q-r) trocar parts.
Number Of Parts
19
Part Names
a - lithotomy staff - Size: Length 32.7 cm x Width 1.4 cm
b - staff - Size: Length 30.9 cm x Width 1.3 cm
c - staff - Size: Length 27.7 cm x Width 1.1 cm
d - staff - Size: Length 31.1 cm x Width 2.2 cm
e - lithotomy forceps - Size: Length 22.7 cm
f - forceps - Size: Length 20.6 cm
g - forceps - Size: Length 20.2 cm
h - probe pointed scalpel - Size: Length 18.9 cm x Width 1.4 cm
i - lithotomy scalpel - Size: Length 18.7 cm x Width 1.4 cm
j - ?
k - trocar - Size: Length 13.4 cm
l - case for trocar - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Diam. 1.1 cm
m - trocar top
n - trocar director (?)
o - trocar - Size: Length 13.6 cm
p - lithotomy staff - Size: Length 7.5 cm x Width 1.1 cm
q - trocar top
r - trocar director (?)
s - case - Size: Length 38.6 cm x Width 23.5 cm x Depth 5.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown; used by Mr. I.H. Cameron.
Maker
Gennrig
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1800
1830
circa 1800-1830
Date Remarks
Original record had "early 19c."
Material
metal: silver
wood: brown
fabric: crimson
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E7-7
Condition Remarks
A number of pieces seem to be missing
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #3
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lithotomy dilator

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1940.4.1
Description
Solid steel bullet-shaped dilator, bent.
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Accession Number
1940.4.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Dilatation
Urology -- instrumentation
Calculi
MM= Dilatation -- dilator
Description
Solid steel bullet-shaped dilator, bent.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. Newton Albert Powell (d. 1935)
Maker
Young
Site Made (City)
Edinburgh
Site Made (Country)
Scotland
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 30.3 cm x Width 2.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
Research Facts
Dr. Powell died in 1935; this material might have been a bequest
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lithotomy forceps

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
Accession Number
1969.189.1
Description
Solid steel instrument with a fixed screw joint; two blades are spoon-like, with a row of 13 holes on each of them; one handle has a loop for gripping, the other has a half-open loop.
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Accession Number
1969.189.1
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Urology
MeSH Heading
Urology -- instrumentation
Calculi
Description
Solid steel instrument with a fixed screw joint; two blades are spoon-like, with a row of 13 holes on each of them; one handle has a loop for gripping, the other has a half-open loop.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source unknown.
Maker
Weiss
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Date is uncertain
Material
metal: grey
Inscriptions
"WEISS, LONDON" on one of the handles.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E8-3
Dimension Notes
Length 29.5 cm x Width 1.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #UHN
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Mayo's double-ended gall stone scoop

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Dates
1910
circa 1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1972.15.52
Description
A double-ended scoop; one end of elongated, widening shape, the other end smaller and rounder; flattened, 1-cm-wide handle in centre is ribbed for gripping; Note: item is missing.
Accession Number
1972.15.52
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Cholelithiasis
Calculi
Description
A double-ended scoop; one end of elongated, widening shape, the other end smaller and rounder; flattened, 1-cm-wide handle in centre is ribbed for gripping; Note: item is missing.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: the Nightingale Tea Room, Elora, Ontario, on behalf of St. John's Church, Elora; instruments from a local doctor's general practice.
Maker
Kny-Scheerer Co. (?)
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1910
circa 1910
Material
metal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-13
Temporary Location
Item is missing.
Dimension Notes
Lwngth 27.7 cm
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Surgical Instruments," 20th edition, Kny-Scheerer Co., 1915, p. 2091 (Fig. B/-2749).
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Milton's lithotrite set

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Dates
1906
circa 1906
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
Accession Number
1939.3.1 a-p
Description
Consists of a mahogany case (p) that contains evacuator (a) in cotton wool packing; evacuation catheter, curved tip (b); silver stylet size 12 (c); evacuation catheter, straight (e); evacuation catheter, curved (f); lithotrite, fenestrated blade (g); stylet size 14 (h); nickel plater or steel cath…
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Accession Number
1939.3.1 a-p
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
General Surgery
MeSH Heading
Lithotripsy
Urology -- instrumentation
Calculi
Description
Consists of a mahogany case (p) that contains evacuator (a) in cotton wool packing; evacuation catheter, curved tip (b); silver stylet size 12 (c); evacuation catheter, straight (e); evacuation catheter, curved (f); lithotrite, fenestrated blade (g); stylet size 14 (h); nickel plater or steel catheter, size 12 (i); stylet, size 17 (j); stylet, size 16 (k); key (l); tray (m); wooden lid (n); wooden lid (o); part (d) not described on accession sheet.
Number Of Parts
16
Part Names
a - evacuator - Size: Length 16.0 cm x Width 13.0 cm
b - evacuation catheter - Size: Length 29.0 cm
c - stylet size 12 - Size: Length 30.0 cm
d - (?)
e - evacuation catheter - Size: Length 30.0 cm
f - evacuation catheter - Size: Length 29.0 cm
g - lithotrite - Size: Length 40.5 cm
h - stylet size 14 - Size: Length 29.0 cm
i - catheter size 12 - Size: Length 30.0 cm
j - stylet size 17 - Size: Length 30.0 cm
k - stylet size 16 - Size: Length 29.0 cm
l - key
m - tray - Size: Length 42.5 cm x Width 14.0 cm x Depth 3.25 cm
n - lid
o - lid
p - case - Size: Length 45.0 cm x Width 16.5 cm x Depth 15.0 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; previously from the estate of Dr. F.W. Marlow, a doctor at the Wellesley Hospital
Maker
Down Bros.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1906
circa 1906
Material
wood
rubber
glass
metal
fabric
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-F1-11
Condition Remarks
(a) Rubber is brittle; (p) case has small crack about halfway across the lid and a crack across the full length of the base; silver catheters tarnished; note that part (i) is a replacement for a lost evacuation catheter.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
JPG
Reference Comments
(a) Down, 1906, p. 681, item #3075; CD #UHN
Research Facts
Used to crush a stone to small fragments in the bladder.
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