The catheter is a long metal shaft curved to 90°; comes with stylet; single opening near tip; size 9 or 6.
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Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mrs. Leslie W. Black via Dr. A.D. Kelly at the Ontario Medical Association; instruments from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black, Mrs. Black's father-in-law.
"9" or "6" depending on the view.
Storage Room 0010
Length 30.0 cm
Kny-Scheerer catalogue, 1915, p. 4058 (item #D/-2955); CD #UHN
Surgical and diagnostic instruments ca 1890-1900 from the practice of Dr. Malcolm C. Black of Hespeler, Ont.
Male catheter which consists of a rigid hollow cylindrical metal tube which is rounded and closed at one end (the tip introduced into the urethra) and has a short hollow tube branching off from the other end which is open and slightly flared out; the tip has two oval sections cut through the metal …