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Title

Krause's Nasal Polypus Snare

Description

A snare used for nasal polypectomy. This process was used to remove nasal polyps, painless soft growths found inside the nose.

This instrument has an inscription reading 'MAYER & CO. LONDON.'

Creator

Mayer & Phelps

Date

c. 1930s

Identifier

2000/2.3

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 28cm

Materials

Metal

Krause's Nasal Polypus Snare

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

Length: 28cm

Materials

Metal

Files

Krause's Nasal Polypus Snare

Collection

Citation

Mayer & Phelps , “Krause's Nasal Polypus Snare,” Heritage, accessed October 6, 2022, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/1761.