Diamond-coated all-purpose foreign-body forceps

Dyson Hickingbotham, Jean Marie Parel, Robert Machemer

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A new foreign-body forceps with diamond-coated jaws can grasp and hold intraocular foreign bodies of any shape and composition. A self-closing mechanism holds the material once grasped.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)267-268
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican journal of ophthalmology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1981

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology


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