Wire Crimpers, Surgical
Definition : Wire crimpers designed for bending or tightening metallic wires and/or plastic cords or bands to anatomic parts and/or prostheses and implants during surgical procedures. These crimpers are typically a forceps-like, handheld, manual instrument with jaws conformed to manipulate wires and/or flexible pins or bands. Dedicated surgical crimpers are available for use in orthopedic (e.g., cerclage), middle-ear, and nasal procedures.
Entry Terms : "Surgical Wire Crimpers"
UMDC code : 21889