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Product No. 50123

Vermiform Appendix - Post-ileal

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Model:

One of a series of three models representing the different locations in which the vermiform appendix is to be found. Trainees will move on from the Surgical Dissection Pads to this progressive 3 stage appendices suite: 

Normal represents 32% of locations 

Post-ileal represents 1% of locations 

Retrocecal represents 64% of locations 

The model has the additional feature of a simulated peptic ulcer, for closure using peritoneum & mesentry.

Features

Overview

  • The variations available in the range of appendices (Normal and Retrocecal) provide increased levels of difficulty

Realism

  • Convincing fluid filled vessels, cecum contents and tissues encourage correct handling of tissue

Versatility

Safety

  • Contains latex

Anatomy

  • Highly realistic model of appendix, cecum, and ileum stump presented anatomically
Skills

Skills Gained

  • Excision and division of peritoneum
  • Identification and exposure of appendix
  • Mobilization and division of vessels
  • Removal of appendix
  • Inspection of stump of appendix
  • Repair and closure of peptic ulcer
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Curriculum

References

General Surgery Training

The Intercollegiate Surgical Curriculum, General Surgery, Jul 2013 p.92 Acute Appendicitis: Appendicectomy - open/lap

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