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Rare Luer’s Tonsil Guillotine ca. 1820 – 1900

$150.00 CAD

Civil War Era

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This device was invented in 1828 and became the standard tool for removing tonsils. by the 20th century surgeons used a scalpel and forceps instead as the guillotine often caused heavy bleeding and left parts of the tonsil behind.
9.5 inches