Home > Specialties > Awls


Definition : Surgical instruments designed for marking the surface of or piercing small holes in rigid or semirigid tissue (e.g., bone, cartilage) and/or exploring or initiating access through cortical bone during surgical procedures. Awls are typically slender, handheld, manual instruments with a handle and a straight or curved pointed distal end.

UMDC code : 15275


No results at this time.


Medical Product Guide Optometric Management Product Guide