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Dates
1920
1935
circa 1920-1935
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
Accession Number
997034391
Description
A straight, hollow tube that curves 45° at the proximal end.
Accession Number
997034391
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Operating Room Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Respirology
MeSH Heading
Suction -- instrumentation
Bronchoscopy -- instrumentation
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Description
A straight, hollow tube that curves 45° at the proximal end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Operating Room.
Maker
Pilling
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
1935
circa 1920-1935
Material
metal: silver
Inscriptions
"PILLING - PHILA" stamped into the metal.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-8
Dimension Notes
Length 40.8 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
Condition Remarks
No stains; no corrosion.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
Pilling, George F. & Son Co., "Pilling Instruments and Equipment for Surgeons and Hospitals," Philadelphia, 1932, p. 100 (item #J2156)
Research Facts
This tubing is used for aspirating secretions for diagnosis when doing a bronchoscopy or an esophagoscopy.
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Eder gastroscope

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6721
Dates
1940
1950
1940-1950
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
1940
1950
1940-1950
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
Reference Comments
"Manual of Gastro-intestinal Endoscopy," by E.D. Palmer and H.W. Boyce, 1964, pp. 42-44
Images
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Eder-Hufford esophagoscope

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact6722
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
1975.14.5 a-m
Description
Velvet-lined leather case (a) with three hinges, black plastic handle, containing: (b) a tubular esophagoscope calibrated from 0-50 cm, and with a separate channel for aspiration and light; (c) a stainless steel flexible obturator with a soft rubber tip and adjustable set screw; (d) a four-power sw…
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Accession Number
1975.14.5 a-m
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
MeSH Heading
Esophagoscopy -- instrumentation
Endoscopy, Gastrointestinal -- instrumentation
Gastroenterology -- instrumentation
MM= Endoscopy -- esophagoscope
Description
Velvet-lined leather case (a) with three hinges, black plastic handle, containing: (b) a tubular esophagoscope calibrated from 0-50 cm, and with a separate channel for aspiration and light; (c) a stainless steel flexible obturator with a soft rubber tip and adjustable set screw; (d) a four-power swinging telescope; (e) a cleaning brush; (f) scissor-handle, sliding action biopsy forceps; (g,h) grasping forceps, U-shaped, squeeze handle, three-pronged, mouse-toothed; (i,j) lamp carriers; (k) suction tube; (l) box containing ten lamps; (m) paper guide for the esophagoscope.
Number Of Parts
13
Part Names
a - case - Size: Length 81.5 cm x Width 14.3 cm x Depth 9.0 cm
b - esophagoscope - Size: Length 53.0 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
c - obturator - Size: Length 75.5 cm
d - telescope - Size: Length 9.0 cm x Diam. 1.0 cm
e - brush - Size: Length 56.0 cm
f - biopsy forceps - Size: Length 60.0 cm
g - grasping forceps - Size: Length 64.5 cm
h - grasping forceps - Size: Length 64.5 cm
i - lamp carrier - Size: Length 54.0 cm
j - lamp carrier - Size: Length 54.0 cm
k - suction tube - Size: Length 66.0 cm
l - white box - Size: Length 6.5 cm x Width 4.4 cm x Depth 2.0 cm
m - paper guide
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. E. C. Johnson, director, Women's College Hospital.
Maker
Eder Instrument Co.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1930
1950
circa 1930-1950
Material
leather: black
plastic: black
fabric: black
paper: blue
metal: silver
rubber:
Inscriptions
On (f): "DOWN BROS. LONDON"; "STAINLESS"; on (g,h): MEDICON, GERMANY, EDER, STAINLESS STEEL"; on (l): "Use Only Lamp // No. E.3. // for the // EDER - HUFFORD // FLEXIBLE ESOPHAGOSCOPE // EDER INSTRUMENT CO. // 2293 North Clyburn Av // Chicago 14, Illinois // Eastgate 7-2131"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-4
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Manual of Gastro-intestinal Endoscopy," by E.D. Palmer and H.W. Boyce, 1964, p. 20
Images
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1274
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
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.
Research Facts
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.
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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 at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
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.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1276
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009039
Description
Long narrow 1.2-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with 16.5 cm of double white cotton twill tape attached to top for easy removal.
Accession Number
994009039
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 16.5 cm of double white cotton twill tape attached to top for easy removal.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1950
circa 1940-1950
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
fabric: white
Inscriptions
"46 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 78.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1277
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009040
Description
Long narrow 0.8-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie.
Accession Number
994009040
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 0.8-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
Inscriptions
"24 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 79.5 cm. x Diam. : 0.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1278
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009041
Description
Long narrow 1.0-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie
Accession Number
994009041
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 1.0-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Site Made (Country)
Western Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
Inscriptions
"34 // RUSCH // WEST GERMANY"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 78.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1279
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009042
Description
Long narrow 1.1-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie
Accession Number
994009042
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 1.1-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange
Inscriptions
"#36"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 75.5 cm. x Diam. : 1.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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esophageal bougie

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact1280
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009043
Description
Long narrow 1.2-cm-diameter non-graduated orange rubber mercury-filled esophageal bougie with black rubber end.
Accession Number
994009043
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 black rubber end.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Used at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
Material
mercury: silver
rubber: orange; black
Inscriptions
"AGC / Fr. 40 / PILLING"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E6-11
Dimension Notes
Length: 74.0 cm. x Diam. : 1.2 cm.
Condition Remarks
Mercury in deteriorating rubber tubes; recommended for deaccessioning due to hazardous materials.
Research Facts
Mueller (1956) Cat. #BE-4560, p. 230
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