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a thin straight surgical knife used in dissection and surgery

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In severe cases, a teat knife or bistoury may be used to enlarge the streak canal opening (Pugh and Baird, 2012).
With the left index finger on the pericardium as a guide an incision into the pericardium was made with a bistoury, the finger inserted, and the apex of the heart felt.
The sterilized seeds were sliced longitudinally into two halves, using sterilized forceps and a bistoury after cultured on MS basal medium in dark for 24 h (Fig.
a little bistoury or scimitar blade is often requisite to enlarge the opening of the cornea.
Notes from a civil war medical student's diary read: 'A pen knife in his hand, a scalpel and bistoury.