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-centesis

to pierce
(paracentesis

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-desis

to bind
(arthrodesis)

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-ectomy

to excise
(splenectomy)

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-ostomy

long term surgical opening
(gastrostomy tube)

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-otomy

temporary opening
(laparotomy)

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-pexy

fixation
(gastropexy)

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-plasty

formed or shaped
(episioplasty)

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-orrhaphy

suture
(herniorrhaphy)

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#10 blade use

linear incisions

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#11 blade use

stab incisions
delicate

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#12 blade use

declaw

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#15

stab incisions into hollow vicera

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Metzenbaum scissor use

fine dissection

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Mayo scissor use

cutting dense connective tissue

15

brown-adson forcep use

grip without trauma

16

Rat tooth use

skin

17

DeBakey forcep use

grasping blood vessels or delicate organs

18

Halstead mosquito foceps and Kelly forcep use

transverse groves
grasp small isolated vessels

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carmalt forceps

longitudinal grooves
larger pedicles

20

Doyen intestinal clamps

Occlusion of hollow organs

21

Balfour retractors

self retaining abdominal
exploratory celiotomy

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Finochietto

self retaining rib retractors
thoracotomy

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Gelpi perineal retractors

retract muscle and skin

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Senn retractors

one rake like end, one smooth end
muscle retraction in orthopedic approaches