Further modifications for the Frazier suction device

Technical note

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✓ Two modifications of the Frazier suction device are described: a removable distal retractor that is clipped to a modified suction tip and a coupling device that decreases counter-rotational torque.

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    A close-up view of the larger retractor tip secured to the modified suction tip.

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    Examples of various sizes and shapes of the retractor tip.

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    Illustration showing the 360° rotating coupling device located between the digital suction control and the vacuum line adapter.

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