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Product No. 50123

Vermiform Appendix - Post-ileal

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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 (Product Nos. 50118 and 50114) 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 (see Normal Product No. 50122 and Retrocecal Product No. 50124) provide increased levels of difficulty

Realism

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

Versatility

  • Vessel incorporates a luer lock to which the Mock Blood Giving Set (Product No. 60651) may be attached to provide fluid flow for the appendicular artery. Use Mock Blood - Arterial (250ml) (Product No. 60653)
  • Ideal for training course requirements; the model is designed for swift attachment to and removal from the Soft Tissue Retaining Set (Product No. 50151)

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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