Definition : Brushes designed for use during surgical procedures. These brushes typically include a set of tufts of bristles or other flexible materials at the distal tip and a handle for proper manipulation. Dedicated surgical brushes are used in many different procedures, including cleaning and debridement of bone canals in orthopedic surgery, dermabrasion in plastic and dermatologic surgery, and wiping of the cornea during ophthalmic surgery.
Entry Terms : "Surgical Brushes"
UMDC code : 21125