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Esophageal Bristle Probang

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Medical Equipment; Metal; Bristle
Summary
Used to reach and remove obstructions along the esophagus. Invented by Richard P. Mccully and patented in the United States on August 20, 1901.
Date Created
1901; circa 1901
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00127