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Auvard speculum

Title : Auvard speculum
Accession ID : IN2007.56

Document type: Nursing Museum Instrument
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Title Auvard speculum
Description Perineal self-retaining speculum useful in the lithotomy position. On an arm coming from the blade is a mass of lead which retracts the perineal body, making the cervix easily visible. P V A Auvard born 1855, was a French gynaecologist.
Materials stainless steel with lead weight
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