998.7.3: Catheter, 1980-1998

Additional Images

998.7.3: Catheter.
Image No. 3932 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Male urethral catheter consisting of a long tube curving at one end with two oval eyelets [one each side], a screw joint which connects a funnel stem, and a stopper/holder.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 998.7.3
Collection: Urology
Date: 1980-1998

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 17.3 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Catheter
  • b) Funnel stem
  • c) Stopper

Object Materials

  • copper alloy,
  • plating

Acquisition Detail

  • History of Use: Used in the Metro-McNair Clinical Laboratories, Vancouver B.C.