forceps

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an extractor consisting of a pair of pincers used in medical treatment (especially for the delivery of babies)

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The other right-handed instrument arm holds tenaculum forceps, which can be used to manipulate the uterus or fibroid in any direction.
A partial list of devices recalled by A & A Medical to date was provided in an FDA letter dated March 15 and includes the following items: curette (flexible and rigid, all sizes), aspiration sets, laminaria, IUD removal instruments, mucus samplers, biopsy pipette endometrial sampling sets, uterine sounds, Pratt dilator set, ovum forceps, tenaculum forceps, needle extenders and guide, fetal bladder drain, fetal blood sampler, harvesting pump and accessories, loop/ball electrodes, and laparoscopy accessories.