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Auvards Speculum

Title : Auvards Speculum
Accession ID : IN2007.55

Document type: Nursing Museum Instrument
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Item Name Auvards Speculum
Description P V A Auvaud born 1855, French gynaecologist. 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.
Materials stainless steel, lead weight
Item Dates 19th and 20th century
Related Item Item marked I 055
Dimensions 23cm long
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