retractor


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surgical instrument that holds back the edges of a surgical incision

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Expanding on the company's Eikon LT platform of non-conductive illuminated retractor systems, Eikon LT with Tissue Grip features atraumatic teeth on the distal tip of the retractor blade.
Complete report on retractor market spread across 217 pages, profiling 18 companies and supported with 230 tables and figures is now available at http://www.
The tendon insertion of the subscapularis is preserved; however, the inferior muscular portion (approximately 5 mm to 10 mm) is released from the humeral neck and retracted inferiorly and medially using a Hohmann or substitute curved retractor, placing the axillary nerve in a safe extra-capsular position (Fig.
After complete laparoscopic detachment of the uterus and cervix (and adnexa), the wound retractor is placed transvaginally.
TranS1 was able to draw again on Solvay's extensive product offering by using Radel[R] PPSU for the tubular retractor that was designed to prevent soft tissue intrusion.
htm) seatbelt retractors for the driver and front passenger seat belts are mounted in the rear doors (access doors) for 2007 through 2013 model year FJ cruisers.
The SERENGETI Minimally Invasive Retractor Systems feature a flexible polymer Retractor, which provides direct visualization and access to the screw heads to allow for simplified rod insertion.
The right-rear retractor for the air sentry guard GRS was installed the wrong way on some of these Strykers.
Tubular: This surgery involves a tubular retractor, which acts as a tunnel that passes through your back muscles to access your spine.
Integrated Safety[R] upgraded its FallGuy[TM] Superior 20 Safety Vest System with the Retractor 20, making it quieter and easier to use then ever.
Donald, 49, who has had the 2-inch wide retractor successfully removed, said after the original op he couldn't bend over without intense pain - but doctors said nothing was wrong.
The 20+ Retractor from Integrated Safety allows the hunter to be safely attached to the tree at all times.
Traditionally, the operation is performed under general anesthesia with a Boyle-Davis mouth gag with tongue retractor.
Following an X-ray several days later, it was revealed that a 30cm long, 5cm wide surgical retractor had been left in her abdomen.