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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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In terms of instrument type, the market has been classified into halstead mosquito hemostatic forceps, kelly and crile hemostatic forceps, and rochester-carmalt hemostatic forceps.
However, one patient required cauterization using hemostatic forceps for bleeding during second-look endoscopy performed 7 days after ESD.
The dissection of the intercostal muscles is made by using hemostatic forceps. The pleural space is inspected with the index finger and the drain moved forward in the appropriated position, apico-posterior, anchoring it with a skin suture, usually a 'U' stitch with Roman sandal suture pattern.
Blunt dissection by endoscopic hemostatic forceps is recommended between the cyst and subclavian arterty, and take care of recurrent laryngeal nerve.
While the bleeding point is cauterized by the hemostatic forceps, small bubbles, whitening of tissue, and steam are observed.