Curettes, Surgical, Pituitary Gland
Definition : Surgical curettes designed for scraping and/or excising tissue from the pituitary gland. These curettes are typically slender, metallic, handheld, manual instruments with a sharp cup end, angled or bayonet-like shaft, and a fine handle. Pituitary gland surgical curettes are used in partial or total excision of the gland (i.e., hypophysectomy).
Entry Terms : "Pituitary Gland Surgery Curettes" , "Hypophysectomy Curettes"
UMDC code : 21360