Southey's silver trocar set
Reginald Southey was an English physician and the fifth son of the original inventor, Dr. Henry Herbert Southey
Used to drain fluid from the body after surgery
Contains the needle, tool, a cap for the needle and four silver, perforated cannulae. Inserted in the body for drainage purposes.
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Southey, Henry Herbert, 1783-1865 and Southey, Reginald, 1835-1899, “Southey's silver trocar set,” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed February 27, 2021, https://digital.lib.buffalo.edu/items/show/16883.