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Instruments

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Nasal Speculum
An instrument used to examine the inside of the nose, nasal chambers and internal septum.
Ophthalmoscope
medical instrument for examining the inner structure of the eye
Otoscope
instrument used for visual examination of the ear
tongue blade
used to hold down tongue when
examining throat
stethoscope
a medical instrument for listening to the sounds generated inside the body
gloves
handwear: covers the hand and wrist, PROTECT PT AND HLTHCARE PROFESSIONALS FROM MICROORGANISM DURING ORAL, RECTAL, AND VAGINAL EXAMINATIONS
REFLEX HAMMER
PERCUSSION HAMMER, TO TEST NEUROLOGICAL REFLEXES OF KNEE AND ELBOW
TUNING FORK
HEARING ACTIVITY, USED TO CHECK PATIENT AUDITORY ACUITY, BONE VIBRATION & DENSITY
LUBRICANT
USED ON GLOVES FOR RECTAL & VAGINAL EXAMINATIONS, NOT USED FOR PAP SMEAR
EX. KY JELLY
TAPE MEASURE
USED TO MEASURE AREAS OF THE BODY.
PEN LIGHT
TO VISUALIZE AREAS OF THE BODY
OBTURATOR
HELPS TO FACILITATE THE OPENING OF AN INSTRUMENT (ANOSCOPE)

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