Probe, India, before 1936
- before 1936 in India
Probe, steel, Indian
The bulb at one end of the probe is known as an olive. This part applied medical treatments to wounds, eyes and ears. It also assisted examination of parts of the body. The probe could also be heated up and used as a cautery to seal a wound.
- Asian Medicine
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- furnishing and equipment
- tools & equipment
- medical instrument
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