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What is the large jaw-shaped tool used in gynecological exams?

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Dr. David Schleimer
Dentistry - Orthodontics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Speculum

A speculum is an instrument a doctor uses to aid in visualization: in this case a vaginal/gynecological exam.

In brief: Speculum

A speculum is an instrument a doctor uses to aid in visualization: in this case a vaginal/gynecological exam.
Dr. David Schleimer
Dr. David Schleimer
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Vaginal speculum

Older ones are made of metal & must be sterilized before re-use.
Newer ones are disposable plastic, many of which can accommodate a light source for better visualization.

In brief: Vaginal speculum

Older ones are made of metal & must be sterilized before re-use.
Newer ones are disposable plastic, many of which can accommodate a light source for better visualization.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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