HOUSE Myringotomy Knife Handle. Overall length 3-3/4in (9.5cm).
Product Code Name:KNIFE, EAR
Purpose / Use
Tympanotomy knife, reusable
A hand-held manual surgical instrument designed to cut or pierce the eardrum (tympanic membrane) during ear/nose/throat (ENT) surgery, frequently for insertion of a drainage tube in cases of inflammation of the middle ear
Otherwise known as myringotomy knife, it is a one-piece instrument made of high-grade stainless steel with a long, slender shaft with a handle at the proximal end and a sharply-pointed cutting blade of various shapes at the distal end
This is a reusable device.
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