Mayo-Hegar Needle Holder

$4.90 AUD

Basic Mayo-Hegar Needle Holder 14cm

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A needle holder, also called needle driver, is a surgical instrument, similar to a hemostat, used by doctors and surgeons to hold a suturing needle for closing wounds during suturing and surgical procedures.

The parts of a simple needle holder are the jaws, the joint and the handles. Most needle holders also have a clamp mechanism that locks the needle in place, allowing the user to maneuver the needle through various tissues. To maintain a firm grip on the needle, the jaws are often textured and short compared to the handles (increasing the applied force following the principle of a lever).

 

  • Straight 14cm
  • Stainless steel
  • Reusable
  • Non-sterile
  • Latex free
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