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bone forceps in Medicine

bone forceps

  1. Strong forceps used for seizing or removing fragments of bone.
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  • The opening is enlarged with bone-forceps until free access is obtained to the anterior ethmoidal cells.

    A System of Operative Surgery, Volume IV (of 4)


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