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Eder gastroscope

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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
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Eder-Hufford esophagoscope

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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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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009011 a-i
Description
Long narrow hinged wooden box with custom fittings holds an esophagoscope, suction syringe,two light guides, package of two light bulbs, and rubber ball with pair of long leads.
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Accession Number
994009011 a-i
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
Long narrow hinged wooden box with custom fittings holds an esophagoscope, suction syringe,two light guides, package of two light bulbs, and rubber ball with pair of long leads.
Number Of Parts
9
Part Names
a - box - Size: Length 86.7 cm. x Width 12.3 cm. x Depth 9.3 cm.
b - box compartment lid - Size: Length 11.5 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 1.7 cm.
c - instrument - Size: Length 81.5 cm. x Width 6.3 cm. x Depth 5.5 cm. x Diameter1.0 cm.
d - inflatable attachment - Size: Length 225.5 cm. x Width 5.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
e - syringe barrel - Size: Length 8.2 cm. x Width 7.0 cm. x Depth 1.7 cm. x Diameter1.5 cm.
ee - syringe plunger - Size: Length 8.0 cm. x Width 2.5 cm. x Depth 1.1 cm.
f-g - spare light guides x 2 - Size: Length 6.5 cm. x Diameter1.2 cm.
h - spare lights, pkg. - Size: Length 6.0 cm. x Width 5.4 cm. x Depth 1.5 cm.
Provenance
Used a Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Genito-Urinary Mfg. Co. Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Inscriptions
On plate: "GENITO-URINARY // - MFG. CO. LTD. - // 28A-33-34 DEVONSHIRE STREET, // LONDON, W.I. ENGLAND // GENITO // LONDON // URINARY"; on rubber bulb: "ENGLISH MAKE // STERILIZABLE // 'G-U' // BRAND"; on instrument: "PATENT // NO. 548462 // 8064 // 'M.B.'"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-6
Condition Remarks
#2: rubber badly cracked; #3: severe rubber damage
Images
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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 at Kingston General Hospital.
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
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
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
Research Facts
"American Cystoscope Makers (1952)", Cat. # BRESO, p. 271
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Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
2000.2.1 a-k
Description
Leather kit (a) with three hinges, three latches and plastic handle; esophagoscope (b) is a upside down L-shaped and is made up of a long hollow tube with both ends open; dilator (c) with a cylindrical articulated end with a flexible cone-shaped rubber tip; magnifier (d) for the scope attachment co…
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Accession Number
2000.2.1 a-k
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
Leather kit (a) with three hinges, three latches and plastic handle; esophagoscope (b) is a upside down L-shaped and is made up of a long hollow tube with both ends open; dilator (c) with a cylindrical articulated end with a flexible cone-shaped rubber tip; magnifier (d) for the scope attachment contains lens on both ends of the cylincal tubing; cleaning brush (e) is a long tube with a brush tip; light carrier (f-g) with the end attaching to a light bulb; electrodes (h-i) with a pointy metal tip and a cylindrical body; power cord (j) for the electrodes with a dial measuring from 0 to 25; black wire (k) with two electrodes on one end and a metal cylindrical articulated end.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - box (closed) - Size: Length 81.0 cm x Width 14.2 cm x Depth 8.0 cm
b - esophagoscope - Size: Length 53.5 cm x Width 11.0 cm x Depth 1.1 cm
c - dilator - Size: Length 75.2 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
d - magnifier - Size: Length 8.7 cm x Width 2.8 cm x Depth 1.0 cm
e - cleaning brush - Size: Length 66.8 cm x Diam 1.4 cm
f - light carrier - Size: Length 53.0 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
g - light carrier - Size: Length 53.0 cm x Diam 1.0 cm
h - electrode - Size: Length 5.6 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
i - electrode - Size: Length 5.6 cm x Width 1.0 cm x Depth 0.9 cm
j - power cord - Size: 2.15 m x Width 5.9 cm x Depth 5.2 cm
k - black wire - Size: Length 2.63 m x Diam 0.6 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Maker
Eder Instrument Co.
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1920
1950
circa 1920-1950
Material
leather: black
metal: sliver
rubber: black
plastic: black
fabric: black
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Printed ribbon: "EDER HUFFORD ESOPHAGOSCOPE // Mfg. by // EDER INSTRUMENT COMPANY // CHICAGO; printed on power cord: "EDER INSTRUMENT CO. // CHICAGO, ILLINOIS // FOR USE ON // 115 V.A.C. 60 C."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-7
Condition Remarks
Shows minor corrosion on dialator; covering peeling from black wire.
Copy Type
Original
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Lopresti esophagoscope

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Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Collection
Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Gastroenterology
Accession Number
994009049 a-k
Description
Wooden rectangular case, silver latches and handle; interior with wooden guiders and holders to organize instruments in place; on top and bottom of case; no instruments present in top position; instrument present on bottom; black tube; black and silver instrument head; storage compartment to side; …
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Accession Number
994009049 a-k
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
Wooden rectangular case, silver latches and handle; interior with wooden guiders and holders to organize instruments in place; on top and bottom of case; no instruments present in top position; instrument present on bottom; black tube; black and silver instrument head; storage compartment to side; with four silver and four rubber attachments within; guidelines for use and storage adhered to top.
Number Of Parts
11
Part Names
a - wooden case - Size: Length 43.8 cm. x Width 37.8 cm. x Depth 7.0 cm.
b - esophagoscope - Size: Length 98.0 cm. x Width 6.0 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm.
c - compartment slide cover - Size: Length 20.9 cm. x Width 2.9 cm. x Depth 2.9 cm.
d-e - metal attachments - Size: Length 2.0 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
f-g - metal attachments - Size: Length 1.5 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
h-k - rubber attachments - Size: Length 1.8 cm. x Diameter0.5 cm.
Provenance
Used in the Kingston General Hospital Endoscopy Unit.
Maker
American Cystoscope Makers Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1950
1970
circa 1950-1970
Material
wood: brown
rubber: orange
metal: black; silver
fabric: green
Inscriptions
On compartment slide cover: WAPPLER // A . C . / M . I . // TRADEMARK // Reg. U.S. PAT OFF; similar maker's mark engraved on instrument head; tape on top of case lid: LOPRESTI OESOPHAGOSCOPE; adhered to case led interior: "The Care and Maintenance of Flexible Image and Light Carrying Fibre Optic Instruments ..."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0007
0007-K2-5
Condition Remarks
Masking tape label on top of lid; wood case has minor scratches; silver case hardware rusting and pitting; rubber pieces in good (soft, pliable) condition; second instrument (intended for storage position on underside of lid) is missing; #2: rubber requires special treatment.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Person
Reference Comments
Dr. Groll; Dr. Beverly Lind
Exhibit History
West, Endoscopy; A; Oct. 11 1994
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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 at Kingston General Hospital.
Maker
Storz
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1940
1960
circa 1940-1960
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.
Research Facts
"Storz Surgical Catalogue" #K-12020 Ph pp. 324-325
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