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The cardinal had his perineum opened by La Peyronie's bistoury; but he might have confessed and communicated before the operation.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 3 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
This done, a clean incision is made with the bistoury or the scalpel in the direction of the vessels.
This should be picked up with the forceps, and a further incision made with the bistoury.
This, if a fistula is present, may be best done with a blunt-pointed bistoury, or with a cannulated director and a scalpel.
Perhaps the most heroic consists in opening the joint capsule with a bistoury or with the actual cautery.Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix