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Surgical Retractor Kits, Sternum

Definition : Surgical retractor kits designed for use during procedures involving retraction of the sternum. These kits typically consist of a collection of devices, instruments, and supplies that are coupled together for temporary separation and retraction of sternum incision edges and, frequently, other anatomical parts (e.g., muscles), exposing and/or giving access to the thoracic organs without manual support once they are set (i.e., self-retained). The kits frequently include retractor frames, one or more sets of detachable (e.g., solid and toothed) blades, a ratchet mechanism, and fixation posts with nuts or screws. The kits may incorporate fiber optic systems to illuminate the surgical site. Sternum retractor kits provide hands-free assistance to the surgeon during open or minimally invasive procedures, especially those involving the heart and/or central vasculature.

Entry Terms : "Cardiac Surgery Retractor Kits" , "Sternum Retractor Kits"

UMDC code : 33225

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Genesee BioMedical Inc

Company Type: Parent

Genesee BioMedical, Inc. is dedicated to providing clinicians with first class, cost effective products for use in cardiac surgery. Genesee BioMedical is a world-class manufacturing operation with ISO 13485:2003 certification (CMDCAS) and CE marks on all of our products!

SCS Medical Products Inc

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